Crime and policing news update: November 2014

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


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

  • first HMIC PEEL assessments published
  • changes to the police disciplinary system consultation
  • College of Policing launches its strategy
  • new programme to support
  • college publishes survey results on career support for black and minority ethnic police officers
  • local profiles of Serious and Organised Crime published
  • new guidance to fight retail crime issued
  • consultation on firearm license fee increases
  • new tool to help organisations comply with the Surveillance Camera Code of Practice
  • National Integrated Offender Management Conference 2015
  • new campaign seeks to capture personal stories of information sharing
  • Emergency Services Mobile Communication Programme update
  • further powers for the Scottish Parliament announced
  • speeches