Crime prevention


  1. Firearms application forms

    Firearms application form, the form to vary a firearm certificate and guidance notes.

  2. Modern slavery victims: referral and assessment forms

    Refer potential victims of modern slavery/human trafficking to the national referral mechanism.

  3. Surveillance camera code of practice: self assessment tool

    Find out how well your organisation complies with the principles of the surveillance camera code of practice.

  4. Duty to notify the Home Office of potential victims of modern slavery

    Guidance on the duty to notify the Home Office of potential victims of modern slavery, and form MS1: notification of a potential victim of modern slavery.

  5. Record deletion guidance and application form

    Guidance for chief police officers when considering applications for the early deletion of DNA profiles, fingerprint records and Police National Computer records.

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE) codes of practice
  2. Firearms licensing
  3. Counting rules for recorded crime
  4. Slavery and human trafficking in supply chains: guidance for businesses
  5. Publish an annual modern slavery statement
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News and communications

Research and statistics

  1. Modern Slavery Act 2015 review: third interim report
  2. Police recorded crime and outcomes open data tables
  3. Modern Slavery Act 2015 review: second interim report
  4. Independent inquiry into child sexual abuse: interim report
  5. Modern Slavery Act 2015 review: first interim report
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Police 'stop and search' powers
  2. Extremism in England and Wales: call for evidence
  3. Protection of Freedoms Act 2012: DNA and fingerprint provisions
  4. Park Watch: the first organisation awarded SCC certification for ANPR cameras
  5. Serious and Organised Crime Strategy 2018
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Transparency and freedom of information releases

  1. Early Intervention Youth Fund: successful bids
  2. 2018 UK annual report on modern slavery
  3. HMRC report of non-qualifying regulatory provisions 2017 to 2018
  4. 2017 UK annual report on modern slavery
  5. Independent anti-slavery commissioner’s annual report 2016 to 2017
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