Crime and policing news update: July 2014

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



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

  • launch of modern slavery campaign
  • crime, outcomes and police workforce in England and Wales
  • consultation on HM Inspectorate of Constabulary’s new approach to assessing police performance
  • police Code of Ethics laid as a code of practice
  • by-election for the West Midlands police and crime commissioner
  • consultation on changes to the Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice
  • mental health crisis care concordat roadshows
  • hajj fraud - national awareness campaign
  • new guidance to help frontline professionals tackle ASB
  • local multi-agency action against serious and organised crime
  • action to tackle irresponsible drinking
  • amendments to the Firearms Act 1968
  • online Scottish referendum website launches
  • speeches
Published 31 July 2014