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  • Transfer of SEARCH Assessment Centre Pass Scores AND Police Transferee opportunities – Pc, Sgt, Insp (including all specialisms) Nottinghamshire Police are now accepting the transfer of Police SEARCH Assessment Centre PASS scores and looking to recruit new officers before Christmas 2019. More details here.<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    Nottinghamshire Police Officer Recruitment

    Transfer of SEARCH Assessment Centre Pass Scores AND Police Transferee opportunities – Pc, Sgt, Insp (including all specialisms) Nottinghamshire Police are now accepting the transfer of Police SEARCH Assessment Centre PASS scores and looking to recruit new officers before Christmas 2019. More details here.

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  • ** Deadline for bookings – Monday 7th October at 4pm ** Download conference flyer – here Venue: Derby County FC, Pride Park Stadium YOUTH ENGAGEMENT The National Black Police Association (NBPA) are pleased to announce that their forthcoming conference and Annual General Meeting will be hosted by Derbyshire Constabulary and Derbyshire Black Police Association (DBPA) in Derby on October 15th – 17th 2019 Chief Constable Peter Goodman said: “I am delighted that Derbyshire Constabulary is the host for this year’s National Black Police Association Annual Conference; a year which marked the first Stephen Lawrence Day. This year’s theme of youth […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    NBPA 2019 Conference and AGM, Derby 15-17 October 2019

    ** Deadline for bookings – Monday 7th October at 4pm ** Download conference flyer – here Venue: Derby County FC, Pride Park Stadium YOUTH ENGAGEMENT The National Black Police Association (NBPA) are pleased to announce that their forthcoming conference and Annual General Meeting will be hosted by Derbyshire Constabulary and Derbyshire Black Police Association (DBPA) in Derby on October 15th – 17th 2019 Chief Constable Peter Goodman said: “I am delighted that Derbyshire Constabulary is the host for this year’s National Black Police Association Annual Conference; a year which marked the first Stephen Lawrence Day. This year’s theme of youth […]

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  • “On behalf of the National Black Police Association and members we would like to thank the Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his pledge to fund an extra 20,000 police officers over the next three years. We welcome this news as a lack of resources along with a loss of funding to vital public services has created a spiralling rise in complex demand on policing across the country.We would also like to take this opportunity to remind the Prime Minister and Home Secretary that we are 20 years on from Sir Macpherson’s Report on the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence and […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    NBPA on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s pledge to fund an extra 20,000 police officers (02.08.19)

    “On behalf of the National Black Police Association and members we would like to thank the Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his pledge to fund an extra 20,000 police officers over the next three years. We welcome this news as a lack of resources along with a loss of funding to vital public services has created a spiralling rise in complex demand on policing across the country.We would also like to take this opportunity to remind the Prime Minister and Home Secretary that we are 20 years on from Sir Macpherson’s Report on the racist murder of Stephen Lawrence and […]

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  • On attending my first NBPA NEC (National Executive Council) meeting at Durham HQ last January we were welcomed by the Chief Constable, Mike Barton, who introduced the person sitting next to him as someone who was shadowing him for the day. ‘Anyone can shadow me.’ he said and I remember thinking ‘hmm!’ As he spoke I appreciated his no-nonsense down-to-earth delivery and, as much as I was interested in the work as described in Durham, I also started to believe in his approachability.  He talked about the building of the new environmentally sustainable headquarters at while managing to save costs, […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    MetBPA member shadows Durham Chief Constable

    On attending my first NBPA NEC (National Executive Council) meeting at Durham HQ last January we were welcomed by the Chief Constable, Mike Barton, who introduced the person sitting next to him as someone who was shadowing him for the day. ‘Anyone can shadow me.’ he said and I remember thinking ‘hmm!’ As he spoke I appreciated his no-nonsense down-to-earth delivery and, as much as I was interested in the work as described in Durham, I also started to believe in his approachability.  He talked about the building of the new environmentally sustainable headquarters at while managing to save costs, […]

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  • The 2017-18 NBPA Achievements Report is now available to download and view. It is in Word document format with embedded PDFs. AGM & Achievement Reports<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    2017-18 Achievements Report

    The 2017-18 NBPA Achievements Report is now available to download and view. It is in Word document format with embedded PDFs. AGM & Achievement Reports

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  • Back in 1999 it was described as a watershed moment for policing. Twenty years on, Stephen Fairclough, NBPA President Tola Munro and guests debate the legacy of the inquiry into the death of Stephen Lawrence https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0002m1d<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    Radio interview – BBC Radio Wales – Eye on Wales: The Macpherson Report 20 years on

    Back in 1999 it was described as a watershed moment for policing. Twenty years on, Stephen Fairclough, NBPA President Tola Munro and guests debate the legacy of the inquiry into the death of Stephen Lawrence https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0002m1d

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  • KickOff@3 starts its 2019 journey in Durham on 21 March and Michael Wallace explains about why they do, what they do in this short video…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GZ_tCx0qqI<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    KickOff@3 on Youtube

    KickOff@3 starts its 2019 journey in Durham on 21 March and Michael Wallace explains about why they do, what they do in this short video…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GZ_tCx0qqI

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  • “I have been asked quite a bit about issues of racism since I have taken over. As Bevan said, it is about the indicators that we would see that would indicate that a force is being institutionally racist… They include: …disproportionality in grievances, employment tribunals and disciplinary and performance procedures; where there is a failure to implement your own concerns about urgent and radical action; where we see people concerned and frightened to report racial discrimination… where, most significantly, chief officer teams in certain places are quite resistant towards that; where, when we try to put forward black culture and […]<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --><!-- AddThis Advanced Settings generic via filter on wp_trim_excerpt -->

    Press Release after presenting evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee

    “I have been asked quite a bit about issues of racism since I have taken over. As Bevan said, it is about the indicators that we would see that would indicate that a force is being institutionally racist… They include: …disproportionality in grievances, employment tribunals and disciplinary and performance procedures; where there is a failure to implement your own concerns about urgent and radical action; where we see people concerned and frightened to report racial discrimination… where, most significantly, chief officer teams in certain places are quite resistant towards that; where, when we try to put forward black culture and […]

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