Dispatches

Policemen Behaving Badly
8PM Mon 14 April 2014

They're some of the most important police officers in this country and for decades they've wielded great power and influence.

But now as senior officers resign, the organisation they led stands accused of infighting, self-indulgent spending, and running secret bank accounts with millions stashed away.

It's called the Police Federation - the police's union - and it represents the interests of 131,000 officers across the country.

They never break ranks, and no one ever speaks out; until now.

For the first time ever, Dispatches hears from insiders at the heart of the organisation, goes behind the scenes, and can expose the power, the bullying and the financial unaccountability of the Federation.

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