Prison Officers Association

Ministers Set to Back Law To Protect 999 Staff From Assault

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK Politics

A new law to protect emergency services workers from assault in the line of duty is set to get the go-ahead from the Government, HuffPost UK can revea...

Manhunt For Escaped Killer Escalates After Officers Ambushed During Hospital Visit

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK

An international manhunt is now underway for a murderer who escaped custody during a hospital visit conducted with “woefully inadequate escort arran...

HMP Swaleside Prison Back In Control Of Authorities After Inmate Riot

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK

Authorities have control of a landing on a wing at the category B training prison on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent that had been taken over by prisoners...

Hull Prison Riot Fears Days After Birmingham Rampage

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 19.12.2016 | UK

The Government has been urged to get a grip of Britain’s prisons “crisis” as it emerged Hull prison has faced disruption just days after riots i...

Why the Public Sector are Right to Strike

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

The public sector, in my opinion is the most important of all the job areas in the UK, for they are the people employed to maintain some sense of order and safety amongst all us everyday loons who fart about on a daily basis landing ourselves in all sorts of mishaps.