Tagged: Winsor

Policing Under Theresa May – Some Undeniable Truths

Policing Under Theresa May – Some Undeniable Truths

While I sit and ponder my future I found myself thinking about a couple of ‘Improvements’ that Theresa May has made to Policing.  My experience and knowledge is really linked to the Met, so...

It’s Going To Be A Busy Old Week

It’s Going To Be A Busy Old Week

It’s only Tuesday, and my quill is already getting blunt. Yesterday I discussed the (yet again) vindictive reports coming out of HMIC and IPCC, you can find that here if you haven’t already read...

V For Vendetta, V For Vindictive And V Is For Vengeance

V For Vendetta, V For Vindictive And V Is For Vengeance

All of the above seemingly apply to you Home Secretary, although you’re not really the Home Secretary are you? You’re just another Tory Puppet trying to make Camoron’s 2006 visions become a reality. A...

Have ACPO Finally Grown A Pair? Or……..

Have ACPO Finally Grown A Pair? Or……..

What on earth is going on in the rarified atmosphere occupied by the ACPO types? They’re beginning to sing from the same hymn book as us lesser mortals (or are they?) The last few...

A Good Day To Bury Bad News……You Were Warned

A Good Day To Bury Bad News……You Were Warned

So, some rebadged twat has won a By Election somewhere in rural England, Big Deal. The real news of today is this One in six police jobs expected to go after election, say senior...

HMIC No Crime The Whistleblowers’ Allegations

HMIC No Crime The Whistleblowers’ Allegations

Yesterday saw the publication of the HMIC report into allegations that Police Forces across England and Wales have been systematically under-recording crimes. They conclude that Police Forces have failed to record about 800,000 crimes...

Blood On Their Hands

Blood On Their Hands

I wasn’t really intending to write a post today, but hey ho, one formed in my mind. In a week that has seen the shocking revelation that there was an alleged plot to assassinate...

Doing Less With Less

Doing Less With Less

There has been much made on the BBC News (and I suspect other media channels) that the Police are not attending enough scenes of crime to report and investigate those crimes. I have heard...

Is The Police Family Dying? Or Merely Playacting?

Is The Police Family Dying? Or Merely Playacting?

I’m not sure that I know the answer but I fear it may be the former, but some important people have yet to come up with some important answers. Time to update an old...

Another #Donut For Tom Winsor Please

Another #Donut For Tom Winsor Please

So, the first (or the first that I have seen anyway) results of Mr Tom Winsor’s famous Police Fitness Tests have been released by the College of Policing. Out of 30,000 officers from 39...