Fear Factor

Government plans to use polygraphs - more commonly known as lie detectors - to monitor terrorists have raised concerns about their accuracy. But studies show that, regardless of their actual effective...

Feb 7, 2020 @ 11:38

Hitting the target on police performance

Feb 5, 2020 @ 16:29

Ministers have made bold promises on new investment into policing and improving outcomes for the public. Inevitably ther...

After effects

Feb 3, 2020 @ 11:42

The physical presence of police officers naturally leads to a reduction in levels of crime, but new research shows this ...

Video games and police training – can ‘modding...

Jan 29, 2020 @ 17:05

Dean Whitcombe, Richard Whistance, Eloise Edwards and Charles Hawkins look at the latest trend in training simulation.

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APCC & NPCC Partnership Summit 2020

QEII Centre, Westminster, London

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Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre

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Midland Hotel, Manchester

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QEII Centre, Westminster, London

Sweat shopped

Although portable breathalysers have been in use in the UK since the late 1960s, they have many flaws. Mouthwashes, breath fresheners and even vapours in the air from windscreen wiper fluid can inflat...

Jan 20, 2020 @ 14:59

Trace evidence

Jan 20, 2020 @ 14:50

Combining a variety of data sources from ANPR, wearable devices, CCTV ...

Strands of evidence

Jan 20, 2020 @ 14:31

Hair from both victims and offenders is routinely collected at crime s...

‘Unprecedented’ international law enforcement ...

Dec 19, 2019 @ 10:15

A ‘record’ $5 million reward has been offered for information lead...

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