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Surrey RCMP Welcomes Its First Female Superintendent

                  SURREY — Carol Bradley is the Surrey RCMP ’s first female superintendent. Bradley is the detachment’s new operations support officer and is one of 26 female superintendents in the RCMP across the country. Bradley said she decided to become a police officer in 1984 after working […]

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Female Police Officer Outshines Hundreds Of Male Colleagues In Training

                  KARACHI: A lady police official outshone hundreds of her male colleagues as she graduated from a police academy and got distinction in tough physical training as well as in the subject of law, an official on Saturday said. Rani Khan, who was recruited as a police […]

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International Association Of Women In Police 2015: ‘Policing Is A Fantastic Vocation’

                  MORE than 700 policewomen from around the world are coming to Wales this weekend for a prestigious international event. The International Associational of Women in Police (IAWP) conference will see officers from dozens of countries from Australia and Japan to Kyrgyzstan and Curacao taking part in […]

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1st Women To Pass Ranger School Are Army Pilot, Military Cop

                  FORT BENNING, Ga. (AP) — The first two women to pass the Army’s notoriously difficult Ranger School impressed male classmates left in their dust during road marches and proved their mettle as teammates by helping carry heavy weapons when others were too fatigued to lift another […]

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Police Command Changes Put More Women In Charge

                  Three of the five day-to-day operational command posts within the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service are now held by female officers, including a police superintendent’s position and the recently promoted commander of the Cayman Brac police station. Long-serving Acting Superintendent Angelique Howell had the “acting” removed […]

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Women’s Day Female Officers Take On Police Tactical Division

                  PRETORIA – The specialised units in the South African Police Services (SAPS) often have their hands full dealing with many situations, ranging from service delivery protests to violent robberies. Members of these units often have to face dangerous and trigger-happy criminals. These conditions are considered tough […]

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Fairfield And Cabramatta Police Celebrate 100 Years Of Female Cops

                  On Wednesday, Fairfield Detective Superintendent Peter Lennon joined 15 of his female officers for their baton relay. “It was just to say thank you to the sworn and the unsworn female officers,” he said. Superintendent Doreen Cruickshank regaled the crowd with tales of the early days […]

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Meet Shawna Grimes, Edmonton’s First Female Head Of Homicide

                    Grow­ing up in St. Albert in the 1980s, Shaw­na Grimes found in­spir­a­tion in Cag­ney and Lacey, a ground­break­ing tele­vision ser­ies about two fe­male de­tec­tives in New York City. When she told her par­ents she want­ed to be­come a po­lice of­fi­cer, just like her TV idols, […]

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Female Officer Sues Ann Arbor Police Department Claiming Discrimination

                  An Ann Arbor police officer, who is one half of the first gay couple to marry in Washtenaw County, is suing the department and city claiming discrimination. Elizabeth Patten, 52, claims she was routinely passed over for promotion and special assignments based on her sex, according […]

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King Salman of Saudi Arabia Asks Female Police Officers To Be Removed From Beach On French Riviera To ‘Protect His Privacy’

                  The king of Saudi Arabia’s trip to France has sparked fresh controversy after female police officers were reportedly withdrawn from duties on the Riviera beach where he is staying. King Salman began his three-week holiday in France last week. But the trip to his seafront home […]

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