The Metropolitan police has been accused of trying to silence a vital voice of criticism on diversity by cutting funding for its association of black officers. Plans drawn up for the force would see the Metropolitan Black Police Association lose all three of its full-time staff in the name of cost-cutting.
The Metropolitan Black Police Association (MetBPA) was formed with the intention of improving the working environment of Caribbean, African and Asian heritage officers and staff, ensuring that individuals are treated fairly and equitably within the workplace. The core values of the Staff Support Association, both in terms of supporting the Metropolitan
Today is International Day for Zero Tolerance of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) Get advice on how to stop female genital mutilation (FGM), or get help if you’re a victim. FGM, sometimes known as ‘female circumcision’ or ‘female genital cutting’, is illegal in the UK. It’s also illegal to take abroad
Police are asking Londoners to hand in firearms and imitation weapons during a two-week firearms surrender campaign, launched by the Metropolitan Police Service this Monday, 23 November. The surrender will run between 07:00 hours on 23 November and 23:00 hours on Sunday, 6 December and will give Londoners the opportunity
Our Colleagues at Police Federation of England and Wales officially launched the campaign #protecttheprotectors Today marks the launch of our national campaign to ‘Protect The Protectors’ calling for better protection for police officers. The campaign will call for: a change in legislation, leading to tougher sentences for those who assault
Londoners are being asked to choose the winner of the bravest act of police work in the capital over the past year. Four remarkable nominations have been put forward, demonstrating the heroic actions of Met officers who went above and beyond the call of duty to save lives and catch