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Oxford University Press is the leading provider of UK police materials for professional development and promotion. Blackstone’s Police is an online service, bringing together all of our online resources for police promotion exam candidates.

Blackstone’s Police Manuals

Blackstone’s Police Manuals is an online service for police officers preparing for the NPPF Step 2 Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE Part 1). Blackstone’s offers three distinct packages to suit your needs:

Blackstone’s Police Manuals – the online edition of the only official study guide for the NPPF Step 2 Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE Part 1), covering all four volumes: Crime, Evidence and Procedure, Road Policing, and General Police Duties

Blackstone's Police Sergeants’ and Inspectors' Q&A – your essential revision tool, with a database of over 1500 multiple-choice questions

Blackstone’s Police Manuals and Sergeants’ and Inspectors' Q&A – fully searchable, online editions of the Blackstone’s Police Manuals, as well as a unique, tailored Q&A database for the NPPF Step 2 Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE Part 1).

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Visit our Blackstone’s for Sergeants and Inspectors page to find out about our range of products available for NPPF Step 2 Legal Examination candidates. Click the link under each product to visit our online catalogue, where you can learn about the full product features and our subscription options. If you are a current subscriber and would like help with your subscription, please visit our  Subscriber Services page.