Sharing strategic intelligence and operational practice
Police Professional would like to hear from you about innovative practices in all areas of law enforcement for sharing across the worldwide police community.
Reflections on a dry January
Durham’s chief constable is not known as a tee-totaller but taking part in Dry January has given him a new perspective on the alcohol industry. Here he discusses his experience and urges the Government to introduce minimum pricing to send a message to young people.
Articles below are a small part of the overall Police Professional printed journal and online.
New victim support CEO
Victim Support, the independent charity for victims and witnesses of crime, has appointed Mark Castle OBE as its new chief executive. He will join the charity in June.
View the latest edition online
Digital edition now available
In this week's edition we have news including the research that shows long term harm from mandatory arrest in domestic violence cases, plus features on the Senior Women in Policing conference with an interview with the deputy chief constable of Northern Ireland, and we preview the Excellence in Policing Spring event next week. Our main feature examines how social media has overtaken other channels as the primary route to communicate in disasters with examples from around the world.
New review of comms data announced
The Deputy Prime Minister has called for openness and transparency in the UK’s security services, announcing a review of communications data and accompanying legislation.