Learning on the beat.ARABIAN Arabian
having some relationship to Arabia, most conspicuously Arabian horses.
the original Arab sire, the founder of the thoroughbred breed, imported into England in 1704. detectives are visiting police on Tyneside to brush-up on their investigation skills.
Two crime scene investigators from Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi (ä`b thä`bē, zä–, dä–), Arab. Abu Zabi, sheikhdom (1995 pop. 928,360), c. will spend time with Northumbria Police Northumbria Police is the Home Office police force responsible for policing the areas of Northumberland and Tyne and Wear in England. The service is the sixth largest police constabulary in England or Wales. As of April 2005, the current Chief Constable is Mike Craik. to learn more about investigative techniques worldwide.
The officers have just completed a National Policing Improvement Agency training course at Harperley Hall, Durham and are now on a two-week secondment with Northumbria Police.
They have been working with scenes of crime officers from Newcastle and Gateshead Area Commands.
Chief Insp Fred Elrick, head of Northumbria Police's scientific support section, said: "It''s useful to meet with officers from other countries to share experiences and exchange information."