Immigration officers compete on arrest numbers to win cake – union

PCS calls for end to ‘grotesque’ practice of incentivising staff to make more arrestsImmigration officers are being encouraged to compete to arrest the highest number of suspected illegal migrants and can be rewarded with chocolate cake or a box of Roses, according to a trade union.The names and occasionally the photographs of the most successful officers are fixed to the wall of their offices by managers, in an echo of an employee of the month award, according to the PCS union. Continue reading...

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