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Research & Policy

It is good to talk – and listening is even bette...

This issue, the Research Inspector examines some of the studies exploring the workplace ‘voice’, and outlines details of a new survey that is being launched to support our interest in policing inn...

Jan 26, 2021 @ 10:32
Executive viewpoint

Wake-up call for wellbeing

Jan 26, 2021 @ 13:22

By Dr Ian Hesketh, Senior Responsible Officer for the National Wellbeing Service at the College of Policing.


Fur factor

Jan 26, 2021 @ 13:15

The success of a handful of schemes using dogs to boost officer wellbeing and ease post-incident trauma has prompted the...


Emotional ties

Jan 26, 2021 @ 13:06

Today’s police recruits join a service in which the importance of being open about their emotions and mental health st...


Embracing diversity

Jan 26, 2021 @ 12:45

Michael Layton QPM believes there is much to be positive about regarding diversity in the police service as he reflects ...

Staff Officer Stitchley

Another fine mess

Jan 26, 2021 @ 12:09

Irreverent jottings from Staff Officer Stitchley


Modernising misconduct

Jan 26, 2021 @ 12:03

Following many years of deliberation, the Law Commission has finally published its proposals to codify the offence of 'm...


Digital ambitions

Jan 26, 2021 @ 11:41

Delivering the National Policing Digital Strategy will be the focus of next month’s ‘virtual’ Police Digital Summi...


Gain when you train

Jan 26, 2021 @ 11:00

Matt McFadden and Mike Anderson set out eight reasons why consistent digital training for police officers is so importan...


Unconscious bias: Is police training still needed?

Jan 25, 2021 @ 17:51

Within a matter of weeks, two issues have brought the conversation back to bias in policing – the insurrection in Wash...


A new mindset

Jan 25, 2021 @ 14:45

Ian MacDonald examines how police leadership styles have changed over the years, with the so-called ‘masculine’ trai...


Crime and Covid-19: The changing criminal landscap...

Jan 25, 2021 @ 13:44

Philip Dodd, of Key Access Locksmiths, examines how the coronavirus lockdown impacted crime and security.


Evidence for change

Jan 25, 2021 @ 13:28

Dr Johann Grundlingh argues that medical evidence reporting needs to be reformed to avoid unnecessary delays in charging...

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