Forces across UK receive hundreds of spiking reports over past two months

Hundreds of drink and injection spiking incidents ...

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Domestic abuse victims to be given more time to report to police

Home Secretary Priti Patel is understood to have b...

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Five officers to face disciplinary action in wake of Sarah Everard killing

A total of five police officers from different for...

2 days ago

Organised crime gangs using pandemic to target vulnerable children

Vulnerable children are at increasing risk of bein...

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Abusers using immigration status to ‘coerce and threaten’ victims, warns report

The immigration status of vulnerable domestic abus...

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Rape case backlog set to continue for many years

The number of rape and sexual assault victims who ...

Oct 22, 2021 @ 08:53

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Executive viewpoint

Bold and ambitious action on fraud will help victi...

Victims’ Commissioner Dame Vera Baird QC comments on her research on fraud and the impact it has on victims, while also calling for the Government to be bold and ambitious in its upcoming fraud stra...

Oct 14, 2021 @ 07:54

'It's now or never for policing to change'

Oct 8, 2021 @ 11:16

Police officers need to feel willing and able to challenge unacceptable behaviour from their colleagues, says Independen...


'Let’s be the change we need to see in society'

Oct 5, 2021 @ 14:10

In his latest blog post, West Midlands Police Chief Constable Dave Thompson calls on his fellow male officers to do more...


Thinking allowed?

Sep 30, 2021 @ 12:05

Concerns over rising levels of gender, race and religion-based hatred have increased sharply as a result of greater isol...

Executive viewpoint

Pandemic, place and police

Sep 30, 2021 @ 12:04

Covid-19 put us in our place. When we locked down and our territories shrank back to the range of our legs, many of us f...

Research & Policy

Evaluating evaluation

Sep 30, 2021 @ 11:51

This issue, the Research Inspector examines some of the key research around evaluating crime reduction and prevention.


Raising the bar

Sep 30, 2021 @ 11:40

Tackling violence against women and girls: how can police forces ensure they are aligned with best practice? Nathan East...

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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