Bernard Rix - Publisher, Policing Insight
Announcement: Bernard Rix, CoPaCC Chief Executive and Publisher of Policing Insight, provides details of the Offices of Police and Crime Commissioners (OPCCs) recognised for meeting their statutory requirements on openness and transparency.
Carina O'Reilly - Academic Editor, Policing Insight
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 - plus a short guide outlining how serving police officers and staff can get access, free, to many of the articles listed through the National Police Library. You do not need to be a member of the College to access its library.
Tina Orr Munro - Editor, Policing Insight
ANNOUNCEMENT: As official media partner of the World Class Policing Awards 2020, Policing Insight is delighted to announce the nominations for this year's awards are now OPEN!
BAPCO Conference and Exhibition 2020
Advertisement Feature: BAPCO 2020 is a must-attend event for everyone involved in the public safety communications technology sector.
NEWS: The use of Artificial Intelligence in policing has raised concerns in some quarters. With the Centre for Data Ethics and Innovation due to publish a new ethical framework for AI in policing in the coming months, its Executive Director Ollie Buckley says public trust will be vital to its success.
Red Snapper Group
Advertisement Feature: Red Snapper Group (RSG) have announced a new partnership with Police Revision, an e-learning platform that provides police officers with the tools they need to progress in their police promotion exams.
NEWS: The Police ICT Summit is held every year, but this year’s event is set to be a milestone with the publication of the service’s first national digital strategy for policing. Policing Insight reports from the conference.
Martin Critchley, Senior Sales Manager, Jet Press
Advertisement Feature: An entire case can hinge on the integrity of the evidence collected at the scene of a crime. Simple to use, cost effective Security Products make good evidence management more likely.
Policing Insight team
NEWS: The New Year Honours lists for 2020 recognise the achievements and service of extraordinary people across the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. Many congratulations to those in and associated with policing who have been recognised this year...
NEWS: In March 2019, New Zealand suffered its worst ever terrorist attack when 51 innocent people were murdered and dozens injured as they attended Friday Prayer. Speaking at the International Conference of Crime Prevention in Dubai, New Zealand Police Commissioner Mike Bush discusses the implications the attack had for his force’s ‘Prevention First’ policy.
NEW REPORT: CoPaCC publishes in-depth individual analyses of the police ICT provision in 10 police forces providing the largest response to the CoPaCC National Police ICT Survey in 2018. The 'Police ICT: Forces in Focus' reports are the latest in the CoPaCC Police ICT: User Perspectives series based on the Survey results. These reports are critical reading for anyone with an interest in improving police ICT provision.