The facility to dial 999 to make an emergency call to the police, fire or ambulance service was introduced in the UK in 1937, first in London and then gradually through rest of country. The 999 number was the first of its kind in the world and since it was launched it has been part of the […]
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I took a deep breath before I got out of my car, it had been two weeks since my attestation ceremony and I was now about to actually do my first shift as a special constable! I was met by one of my sergeants who instantly made me feel very welcome and at ease. I […]
Q: How long have you been a PCSO? A: 3 years Q: Where are you based? A: Malton Q: What did you do before becoming a PCSO? A: I was a carer and I worked with horses. Q: What do you do in your spare time? A: First and foremost I am a single Mum […]
Q: How long have you been a PCSO? A: 4 years Q: Where are you based? A: Scarborough Q: Where did you work before becoming a PCSO? A: Security involving Film Set Security, Retail (Shopping Centres) and Night-time (Door Supervisor) and Football Club match days. Q: What do you do in your spare time? A: Cycling […]
<br style=”clear:both;”></br> Q: How long have you been a PCSO? A: 2 years 9 months Q: Where are you based? A: Whitby Q: What did you do before you became a PCSO? A: Credit Controller for insurance company Q: What do you do in your spare time? A: Spanish lessons, Running, Ariel Hoop, going out […]
Mountain bikes, perfume and jewellery; tools, TVs and tablets. You’d be surprised at the range and volume of stolen, confiscated and found items that find a temporary home in our police stations. In an ideal world, these goods would all be reunited with their rightful owners. However, there are many items which haven’t been property-marked […]