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  • The 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 pays tribute to previous Vice President Glen Williams

    The 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. […]

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  • BBC News channel interview with NBPA President Franstine Jones, discussing the findings from PC Carol Howard’s Employment Tribunal of Race and Sex discrimination against the Metropolitan Police Service. Read more…

    BBC interview with NBPA President Franstine Jones

    BBC News channel interview with NBPA President Franstine Jones, discussing the findings from PC Carol Howard’s Employment Tribunal of Race and Sex discrimination against the Metropolitan Police Service. Read more…

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  • The 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 […]

    NBPA response to tribunal findings in favour of Black female officer discriminated against by Met Police

    The 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 […]

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  • Here 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. 

    Radio interview – Police complaints of racism

    Here 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. 

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  • We 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 […]

    BBC Radio 1Xtra “Sound of the Police”

    We 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 […]

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