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Officers depart on the fourth UK Police Unity Tour

OFFICERS from across the UK were in London today at the launch of the Police Unity Tour cycle ride this morning at the National Police Memorial. Deputy Commissioner Craig Mackey and Assistant Commissioner Helen King were among those wishing the cyclists well on their 180 mile journey. The tour raises money for Care of Police Survivors […]

President’s Article: Time To Come Together

IT SEEMS no time at all since I was writing in last summer’s newsletter about the upcoming Survivors’ Weekend, and here we are again. This year, Survivors’ Weekend will be at Drayton Manor Hotel, where we hope to provide a more intimate event than in recent years. It has already been a busy year, with […]

Inspirational Survivor Clodagh Is Grateful to COPS

CARE of Police Survivors does not put a time limit on sadness, said Survivor Clodagh Dunlop as she prepares to take part in this year’s Service of Remembrance. Clodagh, a Constable with the Police Service of Northern Ireland, became a police officer after hearing stories about her uncle, Reserve Constable Clifford Evans, who was killed […]

Counselling support available for all bereaved families

COPS is delighted to announce a new partnership with RedArc to provide counselling support for families bereaved by the loss of their Police Officer. The partnership means that all COPS families will be able to access the full range of support from Red Arc’s Personal Nurse Advisors. For more information about the partnership and support […]

Former Prime Minister unveils memorial to Nicola and Fiona

A MEMORIAL stone has been laid in Manchester to honour two brave PCs who were killed whilst on duty. The Police Memorial Trust’s 39th National Memorial was unveiled by former Prime Minister David Cameron at a ceremony on 14 July at the Hub in Mottram, honouring PC Fiona Bone & PC Nicola Hughes, who were […]

Update: Care of Police Survivors Staffing News

WE ANNOUNCE that Claire Stewart has left COPS employment. All at Care of Police Survivors would like thank Claire for the contribution she has made in moving the charity forwards in the last year and we wish her the very best in her next role and for the future. We will advertise for a new staff […]