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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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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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ASP Instructor Seminar – Gimborn

Story By Martin Turner – BTP Branch Secretary April 2018 saw me attend my first full length Gimborn Seminar as a student. The title of the course was ‘ASP Instructor’ but the focus was more generally on Defensive Tactics. Two … Continue reading

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IPA Lincoln Award 2017

Story by Martyn Linton – London North Branch Today I had news from one of the Section UK Vice Presidents that I had been awarded the first ever IPA Section UK Lincoln Award.  The Lincoln Award for those who’ve never … Continue reading

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