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10 October 2018 PFEW Chair John Apter On World Mental Health Day (10 October) Chair John Apter explains why welfare can never be measured in pounds and pence. The founding father of forensic science Edward Locard said ‘every contact leaves a trace’. He was talking about physical evidence but I...

10 October 2018 PASL Lead Zac Mader As part of moves to make policing more represented, the NPCC, have 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 forces,...

09 October 2018 The Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW) responds to Channel 4’s Dispatches programme which appears to show that forces are so overstretched that nearly a million crimes are not being fully investigated.PFEW chair John Apter said: “At the risk of sounding like...

08 October 2018 A campaign which helped to change the law to better protect emergency service workers has been shortlisted for a national award. Protect the Protectors resulted in the Assaults on Emergency Workers (Offences) Bill becoming law and has been shortlisted in the Corp Comms magazine...

03 October 2018 Chair John Apter, said: “We note the verdict announced today and our thoughts very much remain with the families of those who lost their lives and all those affected by the atrocious attack in Westminster last year.“One of our own was amongst those...