West Midlands Police chief constable to step down after Commonwealth Games

The chief constable of West Midlands Police has an...

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Man sentenced for random crossbow attacks

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Police vehicle on emergency call in fatal collision

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Former MPS officer charged with rape

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Retired officer found stabbed to death at home

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Jan 26, 2022 @ 17:47

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Are police investigations stuck in the past?

Former Essex Police frontline officer Ben Peter comments on the current state of investigations, why the number of unsolved crimes remains high and how the boundaries for proportionally closing an inv...

Jan 26, 2022 @ 10:12

Wheels of crime

Jan 26, 2022 @ 18:18

The owners of the estimated 750,000 privately-owned e-scooters not only break the law every time they use their vehicles...


Point of contention

Jan 26, 2022 @ 18:09

The autumn of 2021 saw an explosion of reports of needle spiking in nightclubs, although many cases remain unconfirmed. ...


In over his head?

Jan 26, 2022 @ 18:05

US correspondent John Hicks asks can a former NYPD officer, who has a chequered history with the department, reverse an ...

Executive viewpoint

Disrupting child sexual abuse is everybody’s bus...

Jan 26, 2022 @ 15:16

Moderate estimates suggest that at least one in ten children and young people in England and Wales will experience some ...

Research & Policy

Cultivating knowledge

Jan 26, 2022 @ 15:12

This issue, the Research Inspector showcases practitioner research from participants on the MSc in Police Leadership, St...


Behind the scenes

Jan 26, 2022 @ 15:06

The closure of the National Forensic Training Centre has left a disparity in the quality and content of training for pol...

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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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