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Police chiefs: "legal high" changes are a positive step forward

Today, the government has announced that it will consider legislation that bans the sale of all "psychoactive" substances but exempts some, such as alcohol and tobacco.

Despite pressures, the police are still doing a magnificent job

A survey by the Police Federation says more than 5,000 police officers in England and Wales are planning to leave the service in the next two years

Pinkney: Officers are here to protect the vulnerable, including children

National Policing Lead for Children and Young People, Deputy Chief Constable Olivia Pinkney, has been responding to this morning’s report from the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children and Young People: “It’s all about trust: Building good relationships between children and police”