Blog Archive: October 2013

Press Release – 2013 University of West London Lecture

Extract from Speech Public Lecture to be given by James T H. Cooke Confronting Political Control of the Police: A fast changing landscape with operational consequences James Cooke served for 33 years with Scotland Yard retiring as a Chief Inspector in 2009. He… More

The Essence of Leadership – Interviews by Rasheed Ogunlaru

Recently I had the honour and pleasure of working with the talented coach and motivational speaker Rasheed Ogunlaru. He is a former PR/Marketing Executive who left his career to find his true vocation in helping others discover what they really wanted from the… More

2013 Public Lecture University of West London – Confronting Political Control of the Police “A fast changing Landscape with Operational Consequences”

  On Wednesday 13th November I will be delivering the 2013 Public Lecture for The University of West London. The topic is highly controversial and topical as I will be discussing the rapidly changing context in which independent policing is threatened by… More

Book Launch – My Story of “Making Things Happen” at Scotland Yard 1976-2009

On 27th November 2012 after 12 months hard work of researching and reflecting on a career spanning 33 years I launched my first ever book at Scotland Yard. I was joined by over 80 friends and former colleagues, many of whom I had not seen for 30 years or more.… More