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Progress is being made on crisis support for people with mental ill health

A new map developed by the Care Quality Commission highlights worrying restrictions in access to health-based places of safety for young people experiencing a mental health crisis. National police lead for mental ill health supports the development of the map

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2 days ago

Chief constables coming together in the public interest to provide national coordination to the threats we face

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) has provided assurance that chief constables are fulfilling their responsibilities under the Strategic Policing Requirement (SPR)

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8 days ago

Chief constables need and want accurate crime data

The Public Administration Select Committee (PASC) review of recorded crime finds the vast majority of police officers joined the police in order to serve as dedicated and courageous professionals, motivated by their vocation to protect the public. However, the service has not always met the data quality the public expects

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10 days ago

Sir Hugh Orde: Williams has shown determination to modernise Federation

ACPO President Sir Hugh Orde has offered good wishes for the future to Police Federation Chairman Steve Williams and General Secretary Ian Rennie on the news of their forthcoming retirement.

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11 days ago

Misleading and inaccurate: Douglas Carswell's blog about ACPO

We're disappointed that the Telegraph has not published our response to a misleading comment piece by Douglas Carswell MP 'It's game over for the Association of Chief Police Officers. Thank God for that"

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11 days ago

We agree with HMIC that the role of police leaders continues to be critical in working to build a culture of honesty and integrity throughout their forces

In the first annual report of the efficiency and effectiveness of policing, HM Chief Inspector of Constabulary Tom Winsor said that 'trust in policing has been damaged, but it is certainly not broken"

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18 days ago

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