Momentum grows for police transformation funding

Momentum grows for police transformation funding

Two of the most senior figures in UK policing met today to discuss some of the biggest issues facing the service: cybercrime, child sexual exploitation and firearms. Top of the agenda at the meeting between Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe and...
The billion pound police transformation fund

The billion pound police transformation fund

The police never seem to be out of the news: in one national newspaper today there are no fewer than five major stories about police investigation practices, culture and competence – quite apart from straightforward crime reporting which inevitably involves the...
Why justice needs a giant leap

Why justice needs a giant leap

The Public Accounts Committee report published this morning makes difficult reading for Ministers and officials in the Home Office and Ministry of Justice, but it will also be of interest to Police and Crime Commissioners considering how best to deliver their...
Police cuts: no further action?

Police cuts: no further action?

Ten questions after the Spending Review… Mark Sedwill, the Home Office Permanent Secretary, took the stage at the first Police Chiefs and PCC Conference in Manchester just after George Osborne sat down having delivered the Spending Review and Autumn Statement. The...