https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=12204717 But a few days later, when Sgt Finn got a call from the couple’s address, he seized the opportunity to take action. “As soon as I saw him in the light of day, the state of him in terms of countless injuries all over his body the fact thatContinue Reading

https://globalnews.ca/news/4023099/peer-support-group-helps-london-police-rebound-from-tough-calls/ “People expect you to be strong, but it can be any little thing that may trigger you later. So for me, that was like a month later that I held this little baby, but then my mind starts to go back to three different calls that I went toContinue Reading

Heartwarming moment New Zealand officer asks boyfriend to marry him during police graduation https://t.co/jfqLwVRG1i pic.twitter.com/IFGoO9zBAs — Newshub (@NewshubNZ) June 28, 2018 Police Commissioner Mike Bush has previously said that as an organisation, they look to encourage staff to “use who they are”, not “lose who they are” when becoming aContinue Reading

http://foxsanantonio.com/news/local/peer-support-training-helps-save-lives-of-first-responders Melissa Graham, a psychologist with the San Antonio Police says the peer support training can help first responders fight their battles with a teammate, something they do on fire lines every day. “You pair a peer with a peer that’s been through a similar situation and they’re more likelyContinue Reading

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12017241 An extra team of social workers to solely focus on child protection has been established to work alongside police in the eastern Bay of Plenty. While staff from the Ministry for Children and detectives have worked together in the same building in Whakatane for several years, the new teamContinue Reading

https://globalnews.ca/news/4023099/peer-support-group-helps-london-police-rebound-from-tough-calls/ “People expect you to be strong, but it can be any little thing that may trigger you later. So for me, that was like a month later that I held this little baby, but then my mind starts to go back to three different calls that I went toContinue Reading

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/99735922/a-growing-emergency-why-are-cops-looking-after-mental-health-patients-in-crisis The statistics are clear. Police suicide callouts are increasing by about 9 per cent every year, while 111 calls for the next tier of mental distress rose by 77 per cent between 2009 and 2016. Canterbury experienced the lowest call increase, at 29 per cent, while in the TasmanContinue Reading

https://www.thescottishsun.co.uk/news/987902/renfrew-paedophile-video-abuse-major-police-probe-new-zealand/ He was also found guilty of intentionally engaging in sexual activity in the presence of the young girl when she was aged between three and five. Sim was originally charged with raping the girl, but that charge was withdrawn by the Crown. Advocate depute Lisa Gillespie said: “There isContinue Reading