Crime and policing news update: July 2015

July's update on the latest news and information on police and crime issues.



Information and news includes:

  • First Anniversary of the Girl Summit
  • Modern Slavery Act comes into force
  • New prison sentences for offenders who repeatedly carry knives
  • Consultation on the police funding formula
  • Police Knowledge Fund
  • Police Innovation Fund 2016 to 2017
  • Early Intervention Foundation launches academy for police leaders
  • Home Secretary announces water cannon decision
  • Terms of reference for undercover policing inquiry announced
  • Review on the impact of undisclosed undercover police activity on the safety of convictions published
  • Public bodies now required to take steps to prevent people from being drawn into terrorism
  • New Troubled Families programme launched
  • Mind’s Blue Light Pledge for organisations
  • Chancellor launches 2015 Spending Review
  • Speeches
Published 31 July 2015