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The Special Constabulary is the United Kingdom's part-time police force. It is made up of volunteer members of the public who when on duty wear a uniform and have full police powers. There are nearly 20,000 Specials serving with police forces across the UK, working in all aspects of policing.

Our website and forum is packed with information for anyone interested in the UK's Special Constabulary - whether you're a serving Special Constable, maybe thinking of joining, or simply wanting to find out more about "Specials".

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Latest Police News

Employment tribunal hears of second affair at top of police force

Assistant chief was allegedly involved in affair with chief's secretary.

Force payroll scheme faces further criticism after catalogue of errors

Fed chairman brands shared services scheme toxic after recent mistakes.

Force investigates PCC candidate's leaflet after complaint

English Demoncrats' candidate Toni Bugle referred matter to police, but Labour's Olly Martins stands by the leaflet.

South Yorks chief supportive of Orgreave review

Dave Jones says it is up to Theresa May to decide scope of any possible inquiry.

Force launches eight-point plan to help officers assaulted on duty

Document sets out the way those assaulted should be treated.

Chief Constable Jon Boutcher 'to lead Stakeknife probe'

Bedfordshire chief reportedly to spearhead investigation into claims of security service involvement in IRA.

Man jailed after trying to stab officer with machete

PC Ben Forbes said he feared for his life during the attack.

Large percentage of people cannot name their PCC

Poll for Electoral Reform Society found miniscule three per cent said they felt well informed about the PCC election.

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