Police Force

Teen With Special Needs Tasered By Police At School

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A teenage boy with complex learning difficulties has been Tasered by police in the grounds of a special school owned by the exclusive Priory Group. ...

Calling for Equality in the Somali Police force - Meet Captain Asha

Salma Zulfiqar | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK
Salma Zulfiqar

In 1979, newly recruited policewoman, Asha Hassan Hussein, was the first female to ride a police motorcycle to patrol the streets of Mogadishu.

Chief Whip Urged To Get On His Bike And Quit

PA | Posted 22.09.2012 | UK

Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell's political career is hanging in the balance as he faces calls to quit after being accused of calling No 10 police officers...

PC Simon Harwood To Face Disciplinary Proceedings Over Death Of Ian Tomlinson

PA | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

A police officer who was cleared of killing Ian Tomlinson during the G20 protests will face force disciplinary proceedings today. Pc Simon Harwood ...

Morale Amongst Female Police Officers 'At An All Time Low'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK

Four in 10 female police officers have seriously considered quitting because of a lack of morale, much of which has focussed on the lack of provision ...

Officer Found Dead 'Struggled' To Live With Raoul Moat Injuries

PA | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

PC David Rathband, the officer found dead in a suspected suicide on Thursday morning, 'struggled' to live with his injuries after he was blinded by gu...

Police Chief Warns Force On 'Cliff Edge' After Budget Cuts

Huffington Post UK/PA | Felicity Morse | Posted 26.01.2012 | UK

Senior police chief Tony Melville, from Gloucestershire Police, has spoken out to warn that cuts to his force's budget will put them on a "metaphorica...

Police Officer Sacked Without Notice For Abuse Of Colleague On Facebook

Posted 28.02.2012 | UK

Two police officers have been sacked for making abusive comments on Facebook since 2009, it has emerged. One officer based in Islington, North Lond...

Police Staff Stage 24-Hour Strike Over Cuts

PA | Posted 29.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A 24-hour strike by civilian staff at a police force has started. The Nottinghamshire Police employees are taking industrial a...