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Police family Lights the Lakes for Care of Police Survivors

HUNDREDS of people from forces across the country lit up the Lake District in aid of Care of Police Survivors this weekend. Light The Lakes involves participants climbing a Fell or Hill the night before – in this case Saturday May 31 – and at a specified time, in darkness, to light up their fell […]

COPS well represented at America’s National Police Week

A GROUP of this country’s COPS survivors made the trip to Washington DC in America to mark the country’s National Police Week, writes Stu McAllister. This is the time in May when US Law Enforcement gathers to remember their fallen officers, and police survivors attend the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial to see their loved-ones […]

Proud moment as COPS’ Trustee awarded MBE

A TRUSTEE from Care of Police Survivors is “over the moon” after being awarded an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list. Ch Supt Robert Atkin, of the Met, organises the Police Unity Tour bike ride which culminates at COPS Survivors’ Weekend. He has been involved with the charity since its inception. See below/click here […]

“Exceptional detective” remembered by her colleagues

POLICE officers at Cambridgeshire Constabulary have been paying tribute to a popular detective who was killed in a five-vehicle road collision on her way home from work. DC Sharon Garrett, died after the Renault Clio she was driving was involved in a collision with two other cars and two lorries on the A141 at the […]