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Colour by numbers

Improving relations with the black community is high on the police agenda, but the number of officers who identify as black – rather than Asian or minority ethnic – has barely increased in the pas...

Jun 30, 2020 @ 15:15
Executive

City supporter

Jun 30, 2020 @ 15:05

As he celebrates his tenth year as chief constable of Leicestershire Police, Simon Cole shares with Police Professional ...

Executive

Leadership matters

Jun 30, 2020 @ 14:58

Daniel Silverstone and Dominique Walker say police force diversity is improving in the UK – but there is a long way to...

Executive

Identifying risk

Jun 30, 2020 @ 14:18

Crimes in the home have increased during lockdown, and Professor Siddhartha Bandyopadhyay, Eddie Kane and Joht Singh Cha...

Technology

Unlocking the potential of data

Jun 30, 2020 @ 14:10

A report last year by the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation said the use of algorithms “has the potential to impro...

Opinion

Not just diversity

Jun 30, 2020 @ 13:51

Raafi-Karim Alidina says we need to focus on inclusion to tackle racial bias in policing.

Executive

Lockdown crime trends

Jun 30, 2020 @ 12:57

Samuel Langton assesses offending via data visualisation.

Executive

Deal or no deal

Jun 30, 2020 @ 12:32

With the Government adamant there will be no extension to the one-year ‘transition period’, concerns remain that a n...

Research & Policy

Networking knowledge

Jun 30, 2020 @ 11:53

This issue, the Research Inspector looks at the East Midlands Violence Reduction Information Network.

Technology

Recognising threats

Jun 30, 2020 @ 11:17

Adrian Timberlake examines how facial recognition could play a role in protecting police officers and communities from t...

Opinion

Facial recognition needs to be regulated, not aban...

Jun 30, 2020 @ 11:02

As Amazon moves to ban police from using its facial recognition software for a year, and IBM ‘abandons’ facial recog...

Executive

Finding a balance

Jun 30, 2020 @ 10:29

Dr Asa Don Brown, a psychologist and volunteer firefighter in the US, examines the issues of self-care among first respo...

Technology

Endless possibilities

Jun 30, 2020 @ 09:51

Pierre Hagendorf urges the emergency services to harness the power of the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence...

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