Simon Bullock - CoPaCC
ANALYSIS: Policing Insight analyses the report for the Prime Minister by David Anderson QC, the independent reviewer of surveillance legislation, which makes a compelling case for replacing the current “fragmented” legislative position.
Richard Garside - Director, Centre for Crime and Justice Studies
ANALYSIS: Richard Garside suggests that crime statistics may be better recorded by an independent body.
Jon Collins - CEO, Restorative Justice Council
OPINION: Jon Collins discusses the measures required to ensure restorative justice delivers and how that success can be measured.
Nick Alatti - Policing Insight
OPINION: Former county councillor turned PCC for Derbyshire, Alan Charles, argues for a grown-up debate on drugs policy, more powers for PCCs and a cautious approach to privatisation.
NEWS: A Labour PCC has told Policing Insight that the government’s drugs policy isn’t working and needs an urgent review.
ADVERTORIAL: From cutting-edge equipment and technology to the latest training and techniques, the upcoming Emergency Services Show has it all covered. Aimed at all ranks of police officers and control room staff, the free-to-attend event taking place at the NEC in Birmingham on 23 and 24 September features indoor and outdoor exhibitions, free seminars and workshops.
Richard Honess - Police Sergeant
SURVEY: A survey designed to examine officer experience and attitudes towards the provision of mandatory ongoing training/professional development amongst federated officers within the Police Service of England and Wales.
Elena Collins - Independent Analyst
OPINION: With budget challenges and greater demands on police officers and staff, Elena Collins asks whether policing has the leaders it needs and what makes a good leader.
Simon Cole - Chief Constable Leicestershire Police
OPINION: Neighbourhood policing is high on the public agenda. Chief Constable Simon Cole of Leicestershire Police and National Police Chiefs’ Council Lead on Local Policing and Partnerships argues for a progressive approach that harnesses public engagement and broad partnerships with the private and public sector.
Bernard Rix - CoPaCC
WORKSHOP: Your invitation to a free CoPaCC / IPSCJ Workshop: "Developing work to improve the experience of victims and witnesses"
Gary Mason - Policing Insight
IN THE NEWS: Gary Mason reviews the week’s national and local police news.
OPINION: Conservative PCC for Essex and the current chairman of the Association of PCCs, Nick Alston talks targets, tasers and technology.