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Response to the letter to Sir Hugh Orde

01 Jun 2011

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Open Letter to Sir Hugh Orde

25 May 2011

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Big rise in Yorkshire crime as police cash cuts bite

23 May 2011

THOUSANDS of extra offences have been reported across Yorkshire this year with fears the new crimewave could be a worrying sign that slashed police budgets and lax sentencing guidelines are threatening public safety. Figures...

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Survey reveals police in North Yorkshire fear cuts will result in poor public service and increased crime

16 May 2011

*MEDIA RELEASE* A survey published today shows that police officers in North Yorkshire believe the government cut of 20 percent of the police budget over the next four years and a reduction in police...

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Press release from North Yorkshire Police Federation re Chief Constables Disciplinary hearing

10 May 2011

Reflecting on the outcome of the hearing Mark Botham chairman of North Yorkshire Police Federation said: “ We are aware that North Yorkshire Chief Constable Grahame Maxwell has received a final written warning following...

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09 May 2011

Dear Colleague As you are all aware, on 21st April 2011 the Government Actuaries Department figures changed and there is a possibility that Officers may find themselves in a position where their maximum commutation...

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Consulting the public on policing priorities

09 May 2011

The Home Affairs Committee has launched a national online survey on policing. It has the potential to be the biggest parliamentary consultation of the public to date. The survey is part of a...

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Health & Safety for Cops under attack

05 May 2011

* NATIONAL PRESS RELEASE* UK Federations warn Health & Safety amendment will make policing in the UK less accountable UK Police Federations warn Health and Safety amendment will make policing in the UK less...

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PFNI & PFEW united against cuts

25 Apr 2011

Please go to http://www.polfed.org/federation_videos.asp

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Police challenge Government downgrading of pensions

15 Apr 2011

The Government’s decision to effectively downgrade the value of public sector pensions is to be challenged by the police and five other organisations representing workers in the public sector . The Staff Side of...

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Health Scheme Offers

Health Scheme

The Federation Medical Scheme is not an ‘insured scheme’. The scheme is open to serving officers of all ranks, members of support staff and their husband / wife and children under 21..

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Financial Advice Offers

Financial Advice

The Police Federation mortgage team has been provided with a fund of up to £10 million by one of the top UK building Societies.

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Group Insurance Scheme

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