Much has been heard from the Home Office and the Conservative Party in General about the Police Uplift Programme.  Those of you who have read me regularly will know by now what I think of it, if you haven’t heard …

Police Uplift Programme & Graduate/Apprenticeship Entry – Do They Mix? Read more »

Much has been said about the Policing Educational Qualification Framework (PEQF) and the so called Graduate Entry Programme. I have been one of many to mistakenly use this title, but it is a misnomer, indeed, it has even been called …

The ‘Nonsense’ That Is The Police Graduate Entry Programme Read more »

There was an article in The Thunderer, and others, yesterday announcing that recruitment into the Police Service will be opened up to 17 year olds. This seems to have quite literally polarised the world of Social Media. Personally I’m opposed …

17 Year Old Recruits. Is This What Policing Needs? Read more »

The only problem is that it’s not a children’s novel, it’s a reality, and it’s coming to a Police Force near you soon. Not content with Graduate/Apprenticeship Entry as part of the grandly entitled Police Framework Education Qualifications scheme, they’ve …

What The College Did Next by Enid Blyton Read more »