24 April 2023
The College of Policing is inviting members of the Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW) to have their say on its updated Code of Ethics.
The code sets out how the police works together and with the public, to keep people safe.
It also provides a framework to guide the actions and decisions of police officers, Special Constables, staff and volunteers.
The code has been revised to reflect the challenges of modern-day policing and to better support informed and ethical decisions.
Now the College of Policing is asking PFEW members to give their view as part of a consultation on the update.
The proposed new code of ethics:
The changes follow a public consultation held between July and September 2021 to get feedback on what should be included.