The UK Home Office have this week announced a consultation on a Police Covenant which would see enhanced support for the police and their families.

The consultation launched on the 26th of February and will be open until 11:45pm on the 22nd April 2020.

It seeks views on the principle of implementing a Police Covenant in England and Wales, and it will look at the themes of:

  • physical protection
  • health and wellbeing
  • support for families

It will also consider the scope of the Covenant and who should be covered.