Crime and policing news update: August 2013

Regular update on the latest news and information on police and crime issues.



This month’s news update contains information on the following:

  • Damian Green sees how Hampshire Police uses technology to save officers’ time
  • new police powers introduced on the roads
  • the Drug Driving (Assessment of Misuse of Drugs) Bill
  • government response to Home Affairs Select Committee report on Police and Crime Commissioners
  • surveillance camera code of practice
  • stop and search consultation extended
  • College of Policing builds links with academia
  • update on the IPCC transition programme
  • the role of magistrates
  • Home Office and Ministry of Justice briefing event
Published 29 August 2013