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23 May 2018 (Right to left) CC Francis Habgood, PCC Ron Hogg, Dr Joan Donnelly, Andy Fittes A theme that both delegates and panellists returned to during a session on pay and conditions at Annual Conference today was the proposed starting salary of £18,000 per annum for some new recruits....

23 May 2018 Simon Kempton Cuts to neighbourhood policing are a "legitimate national security issue" and must be reversed. This is the view of Simon Kempton, lead for Operational Policing at the Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW). Speaking at the Federation’s annual conference in Birmingham today,...

23 May 2018 Home Secretary Sajid Javid National Chair Calum Macleod has welcomed the new Home Secretary’s approach to policing as “positive” but cautioned he needs to make good on his promises sooner rather than later. Giving his reaction to Sajid Javid’s maiden speech at our conference this...

22 May 2018 | 20:32Responding to the launch of a consultation into the law, guidance and training governing police pursuits, APCC Road Safety Lead, Alison Hernandez PCC said: “The Government’s decision to consult on proposals to amend the standards that a police officer is judged against...