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by Raz
Tue Jun 16, 2009 5:59 pm
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: what kit is provided
Replies: 15
Views: 1711

Re: what kit is provided

I got issued: 1 x Hat 1 x Hi Vis Body Armour (Police Community Support Officer on the back and front) 1 x Hi Vis Heavyweight Goretex Jacket (Police Community Support Officer on the back and front) 1 x Hi Vis Lightweight Jacket (Police Community Support Officer on the back and front) 1 x Navy Blue Fl...
by Raz
Sat Mar 14, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Site problems/ comments
Topic: Creepy, or not....
Replies: 3
Views: 1639

Re: Creepy, or not....

Oh heck...
by Raz
Sat Mar 14, 2009 11:46 am
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Shirts
Replies: 8
Views: 969

Re: Shirts

To my knowlage I belive is is the personal preferance of the officer.
by Raz
Thu Mar 12, 2009 4:38 pm
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Badge/ID/Crest??
Replies: 12
Views: 1337

Re: Badge/ID/Crest??

I was a volunteer for the force and on my personal file I had a warrant number, couldn't of been any referance to a pay number as I wasn't paid.
by Raz
Thu Mar 12, 2009 9:57 am
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Badge/ID/Crest??
Replies: 12
Views: 1337

Re: Badge/ID/Crest??

tim419 wrote:Forgive me being pedantic, but PCSOs and Police Staff don't have "Warrant" numbers.
That's funny, in my police staff role (which I am giving up to become a PCSO) I had a warrant number.
by Raz
Wed Mar 11, 2009 4:45 am
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Nervous now....!!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 887

Re: Nervous now....!!!!

lexi wrote:I start my training on monday the 16th of february. :slsic:
Snap!

Although not in the same force :slsa:
by Raz
Sat Mar 07, 2009 3:18 am
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: ...PCSO...
Replies: 110
Views: 4702

Re: Lancs PCSO

aws wrote:R u ready for 5 weeks at Hutton ?
Andy :D
Counting down the days mate :)
by Raz
Sat Mar 07, 2009 2:04 am
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: ITV1 BEAT: Life on the streets documentry.
Replies: 220
Views: 10257

Re: ITV1 BEAT: Life on the streets documentry.

Does anyone know where I could get hold of a few episodes?
by Raz
Fri Mar 06, 2009 4:21 am
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Metvest Bloody Heavy
Replies: 28
Views: 2127

Re: Metvest Bloody Heavy

why on earth do you all call it a met vest.....? When everyone else calls it body armour...... :? From what I gather the MPS brand everything, I belive one of their systems is called Metcall? lol. In terms of body armour, I start soon and I am getting issued a new style lightweight vest, should be ...
by Raz
Thu Mar 05, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Rookie PCSO
Topic: Metvest Bloody Heavy
Replies: 28
Views: 2127

Re: Metvest Bloody Heavy

why on earth do you all call it a met vest.....? When everyone else calls it body armour...... :? From what I gather the MPS brand everything, I belive one of their systems is called Metcall? lol. In terms of body armour, I start soon and I am getting issued a new style lightweight vest, should be ...
by Raz
Mon Mar 02, 2009 4:05 am
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: Blackstone's PCSO Handbook
Replies: 7
Views: 832

Blackstone's PCSO Handbook

Hiya everyone, Well with training starting in a couple of weeks I was wondering if anyone has, or anyone thinks it would be a good idea to get hold of a copy of Blackstone's PCSO Handbook? I have heard about the Blackstones Policing Manuals and how good they are, just wondering if anyone has had the...
by Raz
Mon Mar 02, 2009 2:46 am
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: Names You've Been Called
Replies: 24
Views: 1298

Re: Names You've Been Called

In my Community Volunteering role I got called a "wanabee wanabee", as in, I am a wanabee PCSO, which has proved as I start training next month!
by Raz
Fri Feb 27, 2009 11:45 pm
Forum: Stores
Topic: Torches?
Replies: 55
Views: 9005

Re: Torches?

Arthur ASCII wrote:
Raz wrote:... I also got my collar number engraved onto it, as the torch went walk abouts last time I was at the station!
Very wise. Timpsons do a super engraving job for about a fiver.
Timpsons wouldn't do the torch for me so I took it to a trophy shop and got it done there for £5 :)
by Raz
Fri Feb 27, 2009 11:44 pm
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: Hi Vis... or not to Hi Vis... this is my question!
Replies: 18
Views: 1366

Re: Hi Vis... or not to Hi Vis... this is my question!

Would it not be easier for all PCSO's to have Hi-Vis stab vests? Not really. Not all Forces require their PCSOs to wear stabbies all the time. I can't see that rule staying around for much longer. In my opinion all PCSO's should have Hi Vis stabbies and be required to wear them whenever out and abo...
by Raz
Fri Feb 27, 2009 6:25 pm
Forum: Basement HQ
Topic: Hi Vis... or not to Hi Vis... this is my question!
Replies: 18
Views: 1366

Re: Hi Vis... or not to Hi Vis... this is my question!

Would it not be easier for all PCSO's to have Hi-Vis stab vests?