Sir Penguin

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About Sir Penguin

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    Merseyside

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  1. Dutysheet app

    Great to see that @DutySheet now have a mobile app. I used to use DutySheet as a special and it was very easy to navigate around and complete PDP's etc.
  2. What would YOU do?

    If a second offence is committed then it would still be appropriate to arrest for both offences.
  3. Warrant Card Holder - What Do You Have In Yours?

    Be careful putting more than a couple of cards under the clear plastic cover, I used to put all my cards in there until it ripped. I don't have anything else in there now apart from my trakka card and my warrant card.
  4. First duty tonight - tips

    Great news that you managed to get your first arrest on your second day. We have a blogs section on our flagship forum http://police.community - we would love to hear more.
  5. Do Specials get to interview

    Merseyside offer PEACE training to specials, so yes.
  6. Brawl In The Family

    This is now locked as it has gone horrendously off topic.
  7. offensive weapon or not

    Affray?
  8. Our standard disclaimer: This forum is not intended as a legal advice drop-in centre. PoliceSpecials.com disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, completeness, legality, reliability, operability or availability of information or material on this site, including - but not limited to - the documents available in the 'Reference Library' and 'Downloads' areas.Please note that comments and advice given here with the best of intentions by the host, moderators or other users of the forum may not be correct, and that any advice given, in particular advice on the law and its application, is no substitute for personal legal advice from a solicitor.
  9. Policing degrees Leicester or Derby

    I did the Policing degree at Liverpool John Moore's and if I'm honest I wish I went to somewhere like De Montfort. Ours was very unorganised as it was the first year that they had run it. @Reece97I have heard rumours that if you are on the policing degree at De Montfort and successfully complete it then you may be offered a transition course that is a shortened down version of the IPLDP course which will take you from being a special to a regular. Is this true?
  10. Specials driving matrix

    I have made a survey. Feel free to complete and I will try to make an updated list https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/9WLP3K2
  11. Specials driving matrix

    Best I could do for now
  12. Specials driving matrix

    The user who posted it on here originally has removed the image of the table. I have however found you another one but is well out of date. We could possibly work on getting a survey out to create a new version.
  13. Obstructing emergency services

    This is the offence that immediately sprung to my mind. One that I imagine isn't used often.
  14. North South policing

    Big up northerners!
  15. Hitler moustache

    It depends what constitutes as being grossly offensive. If somebody sent me an email that included a photograph of myself with a 'moustache' drawn on I don't think I would be offended. It certainly would't be getting reported as a crime. If a senior officer asked me to investigate an issue then of course I would investigate the matter. I wouldn't tell him to do it himself because questioning orders is a recipe for disaster (unless unlawful). I do question whether the senior officer would actually want this reporting as a crime. Trash the email, block the sender. For the purpose of the scenario I would explain to the victim that this probably wouldn't go anywhere and I'd identify the sender to give some advice.