IN THE NEWS: This summary curates the key policing-related research that's been published online in the last week, with links to the original journal articles, and selected abstracts.
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Gavin Hales, Deputy Director of the Police Foundation, takes a look at new research by the Foundation on the governance of specialist policing capabilities. Funded by the APCC and NPCC, the research identifies four key factors for 'good governance' of the Networked Policing Model.
“Police leaders need to set the highest standards”, say Standards Committee. But they have some concerns…
Richard Thomas, a Member of the Committee on Standards in Public Life, spoke earlier this week at the CoPaCC "OPCC Transparency" Quality Mark awards. In this, his speech, he commends the CoPaCC Awards whilst expressing some Committee concerns about measures on police complaint handling in the Policing and Crime Bill currently before Parliament. He also regrets that nine PCCs have yet to sign up to the CSPL's Ethical Checklist.