Home Office under fire for delays in upgrading vital police computer systems

MPs have accused the Home Office of wasting “vit...

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Campaign to make misogyny a hate crime ruled out by Law Commission

Women’s rights campaigners have expressed their ...

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Two forces trial mobile app for real-time facial recognition

Officers from two Welsh police forces are beginnin...

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Teenager fined for repeated use of illegal e-scooter

A 14-year-old boy who repeatedly used his e-scoote...

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Former WYP staffer to face stalking charges

A former member of West Yorkshire Police staff is ...

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Senior police officer appointed to Scottish terrorism and gangs role

A new senior officer has taken over Police Scotlan...

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‘Stick to the knitting’

David Lloyd says the article by Neil Amos in the October edition of Police Professional – ‘Is it time for the police to think again about outsourcing?’ – should be the starting point ...

Dec 2, 2021 @ 15:00

Peak performance

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:18

A new performance framework for police forces is under development and will include ‘scorecards’ to track progress o...


Gendered hostility – Why greater recognition is ...

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:15

Loretta Trickett believes public abuse of women and girls should be tackled through misogyny lens as part of the VAWG ag...


Missed opportunity?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:09

Phillip Rudkin examines whether police forces in England and Wales are ready to recruit pre-join professional policing d...


On duty or on call?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 15:06

Lewis Hough examines the implications of a recent High Court ruling on claims for unpaid overtime and allowances by spec...


Firearms licensing: What do officers need to know?

Nov 30, 2021 @ 14:56

The Home Office has published ‘comprehensive statutory guidance’ for firearms licensing that prioritises public safe...


Looting innocence

Nov 30, 2021 @ 14:56

In the second part of a special report into problem gambling and the links to crime, Police Professional examin...

Learning Hub

How to think on your feet

Dr John Coxhead, Professor of Policing, Innovation and Learning at Loughborough University, looks at police learning in the context of the ‘modern police learner’.

Aug 31, 2021 @ 13:52

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