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Launch of NILE
The signing of the NILE governance document by the Chairs Franstine Jones (NBPA) Conrad Reid (RESPECT) Sharon Clarke (ABPO) Angela Clarke (ABPO)
The National Black Police Association seeks to improve the working environment of Black staff by protecting the rights of those employed within the Police Service and to enhance racial harmony and the quality of service to the Black community of the United Kingdom.
NBPA AGM & conference 2014 “Making Policing More Reflective of the Communities We Serve”
The Warren, Metropolitan Police Sports Club Hayes Ltd, Croydon Road, Hayes, Bromley, Kent, BR2 7AL
What is the NBPA About ?
The objective of the National Black police Association (NBPA) is to promote good race relations and equality of opportunity within the police services of the United Kingdom and the wider community.
Posted on 07/07/2014 | No CommentsThe NBPA are deeply shocked and saddened to hear of the passing of Glen Williams. We have only just heard that Glen Williams passed away 2 weeks ago from Liver cancer, a year after his wife passed away. Glen was previously the Vice President of the NBPA in 2005. Glen was the first black officer in Nottinghamshire CID. Glen Williams came into his own when a group of Asian officers asked him to be a co-respondent in an industrial tribunal held to investigate allegations of racism within CID. The case became a landmark victory against discrimination in the police service. […]
NBPA response to tribunal findings in favour of Black female officer discriminated against by Met PolicePosted on 02/07/2014 | No CommentsThe NBPA welcomes the Employment Tribunal’s finding of direct Race and Sex discrimination in favour of PC Howard. The NBPA is concerned about the way MET officers dealt with PC Howard’s Fairness at Work complaint and calls for misconduct proceedings to be instigated in light of what was found at the tribunal hearing. The question has to be asked, how can this behaviour be tolerated? The police service cannot expect the public to have trust and confidence in a police service that deliberately takes steps to cover up the truth”. Franstine Jones, President of the NBPA said “l […]
Posted on 25/06/2014 | No CommentsHere is a BBC Radio Leicester interview with NBPA Vice President Nick Glynn, discussing police race complaints following on from Channel 4’s “Secrets of the Police” Dispatches programme. The interview with presenter Dulcie Dixon starts at 16:00 minutes.
Posted on 18/06/2014 | No CommentsWe recommend that you listen to this excellent BBC Radio 1Xtra programme, available on iPlayer, which explores how young people view the police, stop and search, trust and confidence and the measures being taken by some to make improvements to police/youth relations. NBPA Vice President Nick Glynn who is featured in the programme said, “This programme highlights that where there is an acknowledgement that improvements need to be made in some areas and when there is investment in meaningful community engagement, real progress can be achieved.” Irene Curtis, President of the Police Superintendents Association described the programme as “excellent and […]