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IPA Hungary 25th Anniversary Celebrations 2016

IPA London North Social Secretary Kiran Gharial recently visited Hungary. Here is his story. In early September 2016 I attended IPA Hungary’s 25th anniversary celebrations. I arrived in Budapest on the afternoon of Monday the 5th and was met at … Continue reading

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Active Officer Exchange – Boynton Beach Police Dept, Florida

Story by Marcus Gale – British Transport Police Branch Between the 4th and 11th of September 2016 BTP branch member Marcus Gale and Leicestershire branch member Matt Eld visited the Boynton Beach Police Department. This is their story Matt (a … Continue reading

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The Riots By Michael Michael Matthews

Last year London North Branch member Michael Matthews sought assistance from IPA members to speak about their experiences in the 2011 riots for a book he was writing. Michael Matthews writes: It has been 5 years since the devastating riots … Continue reading

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IPA Serbia – Air Soft Shooting Event

At the beginning of September 2016 BTP Branch member Rick Haslam attended an air soft shooting competition circulated by 9 Region. Here is his story. Members of 9 Region IPA were invited to Kikinda, Serbia to participate in an air … Continue reading

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Celebrating Pride In San Francisco

Story by Garth Minton – BTP Branch Chair In January of this year a happy coincidence came about in that my friend Imraan Sathar, a fellow IPA member belonging to BTP branch, mentioned that he and a few other mutual … Continue reading

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Gimborn Safety On European Roads International Police Seminar

Story by Kiran Gharial – London North Social Secretary In May 2016, I attended Gimborn for the “Safety on European Roads” International Police Association Seminar. There were over 20 participants from 6 different countries with the majority of attendees coming … Continue reading

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IPA Cybercrime Event

Post by Martyn Linton – London North Branch Until this week I had never explored the learning and development opportunities within the IPA. I have read several stories about people attending the likes of Gimborn and have said several times … Continue reading

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