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Lincoln Award – Florida Day 5

My last day of gangs class was great. We covered topics that I did not have a lot of knowledge in and I took away more than in the previous two days before. It was day three of early starts … Continue reading

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IPA Street Gangs To Organised Crime Seminar

On Wednesday the 12th of September 2018 the International Police Association held a Street Gangs To Organised Crime Seminar at Leicestershire Police HQ. Story by Martyn Linton. Last year I was speaking with one of the IPA Vice Presidents about … Continue reading

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I.P.A Section Estonia 25th Anniversary

London North Social Secretary Kiran Gharial travelled to Estonia for their 25th anniversary event. Here is his story. In mid-July 2018, I attended I.P.A section Estonia’s 25th (and the Republic of Estonia’s 100th) anniversary celebrations. And what’s great to know is … Continue reading

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Lincoln Award – Florida Day 4

Story By Martyn Linton Day two of Gangs class starts at 8am. I’ve sunk a few coffees after a semi late night and I’m ready for the days learning. The learning for the day is investigative techniques, the development of … Continue reading

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Lincoln Award – Florida Day 3

Story By Martyn Linton I started the day at half six in the morning feeling a little sorry for myself. After the visiting the County Sheriff’s Office the night before I got drinking in the hotel bar with a couple … Continue reading

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Lincoln Award – Florida Day 2

Story By Martyn Linton This was the day my trip would properly kick off in terms of my US law enforcement culture learning. I travelled to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office which was located around ten miles north of my … Continue reading

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Lincoln Award – Florida Day 1

Story by Martyn Linton In October 2017 I wrote about my happiness at being awarded the first ever Lincoln Award given by Section UK. I had applied for the Arthur Troop Scholarship to attend the US to take part in … Continue reading

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