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Officers victorious in forced redundancy ruling

FIVE forces – including Devon and Cornwall Police – could face paying out millions of pounds after a successful age discrimination claim by officers forced to retire after 30 years. A number of test cases were taken to tribunal on behalf of 250 officers who were pushed out under Regulation A19, which was taken to […]

Home Secretary: No police officer redundancy – for now

THE Home Secretary has ratified the Police Arbitration Tribunal’s ruling and agreed that redundancy will not be introduced for police officers in England and Wales. Theresa May said she had “decided to accept the Tribunal’s recommendation not to implement measures to introduce compulsory severance at this time.” However in a warning to police officers, she […]