This week the training started a little different, we had our uniforms waiting for us when we arrived and as it had been a while since we had been measured for it, I was quite excited to finally try it on. We all got some time to check it all through as we will be […]
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It was lovely to have Katie back with us this week; she’s really easy to speak to, really engaging and very funny, which is exactly what you need from a trainer. We were in a smaller classroom this week which wasn’t a bad thing as it’s cold in the bigger room, which I suppose is […]
We had a new trainer this week called Pete, nice man and a good sense of humour. We started the day again just with a quick introduction as Pete hadn’t met any of us before. We started the session by having a knowledge test covering what we had learnt from the previous training. I’m not […]
Wow, you would not expect a police HQ to be in set in such a beautiful place. Newby Wiske, a place where I will call my 3rd home for the next 19 weeks (after home and work of course). This was the first time we were all meeting as group and to be totally honest […]
Over the last few years I have consistently called for a further reduction in the drink drive limit in this country. Throughout my police service, since the 1980s, we have seen significant reductions in the number of people killed and seriously injured on our roads, with many people being saved as a result.