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Police officer who retired after Novichok poisoning 'fighting for pension', says wife

Police officer who retired after Novichok poisoning 'fighting for pension', says wife
Nick Bailey left the force in October, citing the after-effects of the March 2018 Salisbury attacks The wife of Nick Bailey, the detective who left Wi...
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Thousands of brave police officers have to retire early after being injured on duty - now their pensions are under threat

Thousands of brave police officers have to retire early after being injured on duty - now their pensions are under threat
  Penny-pinching police chiefs are attacking the pensions paid to hero officers injured in the line of duty. Disabled and traumatised former offi...
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It’s a disgrace. Officers who have put themselves in harms way on a daily basis are often injured. Those who are badly injured are... Read More
Monday, 20 July 2020 15:32
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Police officer, 36, is left paralysed from the chest down after being kicked in the back - just days before his wife was due to give birth

Police officer, 36, is left paralysed from the chest down after being kicked in the back - just days before his wife was due to give birth
A police officer has been left paralysed from the chest down after being kicked in the back by a drunken woman he was taking into custody. Police Cons...
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I simply want to say that I am very sorry for what happened to you. Police Officers alas in our present society do not get the res... Read More
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 06:07
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Mental health sees 300,000 people leave their jobs each year

Mental health sees 300,000 people leave their jobs each year
Up to 300,000 people with long-term mental health problems have to leave their jobs each year, a report says.It also claims poor mental health costs t...
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