The Week In ReviewMon 14th April to Sun 20th April
16/04/14 - Allowing police professionals to take children out of school would be unfair to other emergency service professionals, says Fed officials. Officers should not have special rights to take their children out of school for term-time holidays as it would be unfair to others in the emergency services, it has been claimed. Jim Mall
15/04/14 - Police Service is taking a hammering amid continuing culture of numerical goals, says academic. Officers of an outstanding calibre and highly professional standing are leaving the Police Service because they "cannot stand the target culture", a senior academic has warned. In an interview following the publication of her latest paper, P
17/04/14 - Assistant chief returns to his roots to take second-in-command position at West Mercia Police. An assistant chief from Avon & Somerset Constabulary has spoken of his delight after it was confirmed that he is returning to his roots as the deputy in West Mercia Police. Anthony Bangham (pictured) was chosen in a recruitmen
- 17/04/14 - Police staff must 'push back on pay'
- 17/04/14 - NCA weak spot 'at mercy of criminals'
- 16/04/14 - Police Federation crisis has 'united members'
- 15/04/14 - Drink-drive PC: Career hangs in balance
- 15/04/14 - Deputy 'to become first chief for two years'
- 19/04/14 - Huge West Yorks HQ opens for business
- 16/04/14 - Officer suspended following Taser threat
- 17/04/14 - Chief: Fed 'must report contentious expenditure'
- 16/04/14 - Chief concerned at 'unfortunate' investigation appointment
- 16/04/14 - Fed voices anger over baton strike payout
- 15/04/14 - Tributes following Federation official's death
- 17/04/14 - Man jailed for seriously injuring officer
- 17/04/14 - Pursuits: National register to be published
- 15/04/14 - Police officers acquitted of rape
- 18/04/14 - Op Sacristy: 'No further criminal charges'
- 15/04/14 - Drink-drive officer resigns
Professor Michael Zander ponders a question about a suspect who is caught on camera. Question A person is captured on CCTV at the scene of the crime. The CCTV shows the date and the time. The person is identified by an officer and is arrested. On being questioned he a
Royston Martis reflects on a law enforcement landscape that has changed out of all recognition since he started writing for PoliceOracle.com. This week, this esteemed PoliceOracle.com column celebrates its second anniversary. Time flies, doesn't it? As regular readers wi