Crime must be reduced and prevented to ensure people feel safe in their homes and communities. The government supports visible, responsive and accountable policing by empowering the public and freeing up the police to fight crime.

Detailed guides

  1. NOMS graduate programme

    Find out how the NOMS graduate programme is structured, the career paths it opens up and the qualities you'll need to secure your place. Read more

  2. Represent yourself at a parole review oral hearing

    How to represent yourself at a parole review hearing, for prisoners on indeterminate sentence who don't have a lawyer. Read more

  3. Conducting a domestic homicide review: online learning

    Domestic homicide review online learning for frontline practitioners. Read more

  4. Ensuring the highest standards of integrity in the police

    Recommendations for improving police integrity and ensuring consistency in standards of professional behaviour across police forces. Read more

  5. Guide to the police allocation formula

    A guide to the calculations used to work out how much money is allocated to police forces. Read more