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Beat surrender

Police officers are quitting their jobs at an unprecedented rate. A newly published research project from the University of Portsmouth aimed to find out why.

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Scene changer

Feb 24, 2021 @ 08:00

When it came to recruiting the newest member of the forensics team at Nottinghamshire Police, the force decided to adopt...


All together now

Feb 23, 2021 @ 18:08

Police forensics has long suffered as the result of fragmentation, a lack of accreditation, a shortage of key skills and...

Executive viewpoint

Combined forces

Feb 23, 2021 @ 17:29

Those of us familiar with the world of forensics know that it never stands still.


Achieving accreditation

Feb 23, 2021 @ 17:14

In October 2020, Bedfordshire Police, Cambridgeshire Constabulary and Hertfordshire Constabulary became the first forces...

Research & Policy

A problem solved

Feb 23, 2021 @ 17:03

This issue, the Research Inspector looks at the evolvement of problem solving in policing.

Research & Policy

New national competition for police innovation

Feb 23, 2021 @ 17:02

Do you have a good idea to improve policing? Do you have personnel or students who have innovative insights? Get your id...


Culture of ‘belonging’

Feb 23, 2021 @ 16:34

Allison Turner and Janine Vickery explore the motivations for gang membership.

Executive viewpoint

Platform for innovation

Feb 23, 2021 @ 14:14

Simon Hall says we are witnessing the start of a new era for policing, with a new generation of officers and new cloud-b...


Domestic bliss?

Feb 23, 2021 @ 12:47

The coronavirus pandemic has seen a radical shift in work practices. Professor Colin Rogers and Helen Martin explore how...


Virtual engagement

Feb 23, 2021 @ 11:26

The Covid-19 pandemic has presented unique challenges to recruitment and learning and development initiatives, but Nic R...


A crisis exposed

Feb 23, 2021 @ 10:14

Dr Katrin Hohl and Dr Kelly Johnson examine how Covid-19 is impacting domestic abuse reported to the police.


Improving outcomes

Feb 23, 2021 @ 09:39

As a coalition of women’s organisations challenge the Crown Prosecution Service on a ‘catastrophic collapse’ in ra...

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