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National Three Peaks Challenge Raises £1131.24 For The Mat Ratana Foundation

Never did update you on this little adventure … Well, we made it – if a little over 24 hours if I’m honest due to... read more

Why Calls Involving Naked People Can Be Deadly – How Police Should Deal With Acute Behavioural Disturbance

Have you ever been given training in Acute Behavioural Disturbance – also known as Excited Delirium? I hope so because attending an incident where someone... read more
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More Modern Day Problems And Dilemmas For The Elderly Patrol Sergeant

Oh, God. Just what percentage of my life have I spent sitting in a van looking at drunken people doing drunken things outside a nightclub... read more
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Modern-day problems & dilemmas for the elderly patrol sergeant

Actually, what DID I just say then on body-worn video when it was all getting a bit tasty there …? Where’s the nearest piddle-stop when... read more
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Yet More Modern Day Problems And Dilemmas For The Elderly Patrol Sergeant

Okay, what youngster is at hand to show me how to do something probably quite simple on the computer were it not for the fact... read more

Police driving as it used to be

Image a time when new Bobbies were only given a ten-minute check drive around the block before being let loose on the public – blue... read more

Caption competition

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Fire(brothers in)arm officers

The expertise of our firearm officers is well-known these days; recent events have demonstrated their professionalism in extremely demanding circumstances. Much of this is down... read more

Strike It Rich?

Being the ‘strike team’ for a surveillance job requires certain skills – patience – obviously – but also an ability to hide away whilst waiting... read more

Professional Wrestling?

‘Terry’, as a patrol officer fast approaching fifty, knows that ‘jaw-jaw’ is more important than ’war-war’ when it comes to arresting people; if you can nick someone without... read more

How to survive your police career

Kent Police Sergeant Darren Moor has just published what he hopes may be the ultimate guide to health for fellow officers and front-line civilian staff.... read more

National Three Peaks Challenge Raising Funds For The Mat Ratana Foundation

On August 7th, I along with PCs Neil Finden, Steve Chapman, Carl Ashby and Darren Smith from Margate Police Station, will be attempting the National... read more


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