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Superintendent Bhupinder ‘Bobbi’ Rai, BAME representative for the Police Superintendents’ Association, shares her experiences of joining the service and her hopes for change when it comes to div...

Jul 9, 2020 @ 12:46

The next national emergency

1 day ago

Police Superintendents' Association president ...


One crisis, 43 responses

Jul 6, 2020 @ 12:14

Callum Tipple explains how Covid-19 is exposing cracks in the policing model.


Colour by numbers

Jun 30, 2020 @ 15:15

Improving relations with the black community is high on the police agenda, but the number of officers who identify as bl...


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 ...


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...


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...


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...


Not just diversity

Jun 30, 2020 @ 13:51

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


Lockdown crime trends

Jun 30, 2020 @ 12:57

Samuel Langton assesses offending via data visualisation.


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.


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...

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