Crime and policing news update: August 2014

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



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

  • modern slavery
  • NSPCC launches helpline service for parents worried about gangs
  • new campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of new psychoactive substances
  • measures to improve standards of police integrity
  • new West Midlands police and crime commissioner elected
  • mental health triage conference
  • local services for victims receive £12.5 million boost
Published 29 August 2014