Technology. Some people love it and others can’t stand it. But it’s made its way into all areas of our lives, and now it’s becoming the police’s secret weapon. Apps save police time… Read More
We’ve been away for a week – but if you’ve missed us, fear not, here are our picks of PCSO and policing news from the last fortnight. Police News Police Privatisation Surrey and… Read More
On the Beat’s Pick of PCSO and Policing Stories from the past 7 days… Police news Commissioner Vows to Restore PCSO Numbers Met Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe on Wednesday promised to end a recruitment… Read More
Widespread cuts to policing budgets across the country are putting community officers under increased pressure and stress.
OntheBeat101’s pick of policing stories over the last week… Police News – The Biggest policing stories of the past 7 days This week the Met Police Launched Trident Gang Crime Command – a… Read More
Picture: Flickr: cwwycoff1 The origins of community policing lie in research that took place in the USA from the late 1960s to the late 1970s, necessitated by the social upheaval of the time.… Read More
Policing budgets are being slashed by around 20% – will that mean the frontline suffers? Will less money mean fewer officers on the beat? Or can all the savings be achieved by making… Read More
The first time I opened the Manchester Evening News after arriving back up here for Christmas I came across this very interesting article: http://menmedia.co.uk/manchestereveningnews/news/s/1467743_greater-manchester-police-to-recruit-200-new-staff—-as-thousands-of-jobs-are-axed In it, Greater Manchester police chief Peter Fahy has… Read More