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12 October 2018 Op Pendent, Hertfordshire Constabulary The Police Federation’s National Detectives’ Forum (PFNDF) handed out awards in the following categories: Detective Investigation of the Year; Services to Detectives; the technology-based Smarter Detective; New Trainee Detective of the Year; and the PFNDF Regional Recognition Award at a...

12 October 2018 A Metropolitan Police officer, who cannot be named, was awarded the New Trainee Detective of the year for his efforts in tackling hate crime, including against disabled people. The officer, who has undertaken a plethora of detective roles in the last three years, is widely recognised...

12 October 2018 Speaking to a room of detectives with different investigative backgrounds, Chief Inspector Leanne Pook from Avon and Somerset Police spoke about the taboo subject of what is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and the work that she is doing to combat this issue. Speaking on...

11 October 2018 | 10:40 A letter has been sent to Alison Saunders, Director of Public Prosecutions, raising concerns about the reduction in rape prosecutions, recently highlighted in the Crown Prosecution Services’ (CPS) VAWG Crime report and on the current disclosure requirements being placed on...

11 October 2018 PFEW PASL Lead Zac Mader As part of moves to make policing more represented, the NPCC, has announced new recommendations for all senior police leaders to improve diversity within their operational command. It is one of a number of recommendations in a new toolkit for...

11 October 2018 PFEW Technology Lead Simon Kempton Home Office civil servant is quizzed about Police Federation-sponsored survey at Parliamentary Committee.Chair Meg Hillier, MP, took the Permanent Secretary in charge of the beleaguered Emergency Services Network (ESN) programme to task, pointing to the report which earlier this...