Roy Swales - UKIP PCC candidate, Hampshire & IoW
OPINION: Roy Swales, UKIP's PCC candidate for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, argues that "life experience is more valuable than a degree when it comes to policing"
Cate Moore - Policing Commentator
OPINION: Independent policing commentator Cate Moore argues for more support from the College of Policing for a "dedicated, talented, exceptional workforce"
Dr John Hayward - tensABILITY
OPINION: Dr John Hayward of tensABILITY examines Government proposals to change the way police complaints are handled
Jon Collins - CEO, Restorative Justice Council
OPINION: Jon Collins, of the Restorative Justice Council, provides the background to research into barriers to women's participation in restorative justice
Bernard Rix - Publisher, Policing Insight
ANALYSIS: Bernard Rix identifies the key extracts from the Home Secretary's speech earlier this week to a Reform think tank audience
Ann Barnes, Police and Crime Commissioner for Kent
OPINION: Kent PCC Ann Barnes gives her views on the Home Office's police funding formula 'consultation'
Policing Insight team
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Peter Neyroud - Cambridge University
OPINION: Peter Neyroud, of the University of Cambridge, considers the implications of today's Home Office retreat
NEWS BRIEF: The Policing Minister announces that police funding for 2016/17 will be under the current formula
ANALYSIS: Key extracts from the NPCC's paper on police funding and police demand, submitted to the Home Affairs Select Committee
John Tizard - Independent Advisor
ANALYSIS: An article co-authored by John Tizard for The Consultation Institute examines "the English devolution project" - with direct relevance for policing and PCCs
EXCLUSIVE: Policing Insight provides an exclusive analysis of the nine questions put to the Home Office about their flawed revisions to the Police Funding Formula, and the answers they provided
ANALYSIS: Policing Insight provides an exclusive analysis of how the Home Office's mistakes in applying its own new formula will impact on police force funding
CI Simon Nelson - Sussex Police
OPINION: CI Simon Nelson, Chairman of the Sussex Police Disability and Carers Association, argues that the disabled must not be overlooked as police numbers fall
Rory Geoghegan, Head of Criminal Justice, Centre for Social Justice
OPINION: PC Rory Geoghegan, a frontline Police Constable in the Metropolitan Police, considers the positive effect of community policing
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ANALYSIS: Peter Neyroud of the University of Cambridge examines the use of Randomised Control Trials in evidence-based policing research
Simon Bullock - CoPaCC
NEWS: Lord Bew, Chair of the Committee on Standards in Public Life, addresses an audience gathered to mark the launch of CoPaCC's "OPCC Transparency" Quality Mark
Barry Loveday - Portsmouth University
ANALYSIS: Barry Loveday, Reader in Criminal Justice Administration at the University of Portsmouth, examines changes in the balance of power in police governance