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Police Manuals Online

Blackstone's Police Manuals and Q&A Online

Coming in November 2015

After the Inspectors’ exam on 6th October, the current Blackstone’s online service will be migrated to our new platform, Blackstone’s Police. This will be the new home of the online editions of Blackstone’s Police Manuals and Blackstone’s Police Q&As for the NPPF Step 2 Legal Examinations! (formerly OSPRE Part 1)

All valid subscriptions will be automatically upgraded to the new service in November 2015. For new subscribers, please bookmark this page and check back nearer the time for 2016 subscription details: http://www.blackstonespoliceservice.com/

Welcome to Blackstone's Police Manuals and Q&A Online

This is the online service for all four volumes of the Blackstone's Police Manuals 2015 — the official Police Promotions Examination study guide endorsed by the College of Policing — as well as our Blackstone's Police Q&A Online, with over 2,400 questions, offered in three distinct packages.

What are the three packages?

Blackstone's Police Manuals Online allows you to move seamlessly between all four volumes of Blackstone's Police Manuals 2015 using our extensive cross references, as well the ability to search by subject area, legislation, and case name.

Blackstone's Police Q&A Online offers you over 2,400 questions and is the only revision tool based directly on the content of the Blackstone's Police Manuals 2015. Create a test for yourself, choosing from 5 to 150 questions from any section of the Manuals or choose to start a mock exam - timed so you get a true indication of your exam performance.

Blackstone's Police Manuals and Q&A Online is the combined version of our Manuals and Q&As, offering you unparalleled assistance in your exam preparation. With online access to all four volumes of Blackstone's Police Manuals 2015, as well as our Q&A database, you can take a test, receive your results and then use the Manual cross reference to head straight to that tricky section you've been struggling with.

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Who are the Blackstone's Team?


Blackstone's Police Manuals 2015
Paul Connor, Police Training Consultant; David Johnston, Barrister and Chief Superintendent in the Metropolitan Police Service; Glenn Hutton, Private assessment and examination consultant; Gavin McKinnon, Head of Corporate Communications at Kent Police; and John Watson,retired Inspector and former Roads Policing Officer


Blackstone's Police Q&As 2015
Huw Smart, lecturer at the University of South Wales and retired Chief Inspector for South Wales Police; John Watson, retired Police Inspector and qualified police trainer; and Paul Connor, Police Training Consultant

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Don't know where to start?

Check out our Police Promotion Examinations 2015 page. Not only have we got our top exam tips, but there's also a really helpful guide to the variety of revision methods used by successful examination candidates — as well as those techniques to be avoided!

Truly stuck? Starting to panic?

Don't. Get a cup of tea, possibly a biscuit too, and sign yourself up for our Blackstone's Police Promotion Examination Workshops. They're FREE. They're packed full with advice on the format of questions, pitfalls to avoid and tips for revision planning. What are you waiting for?

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