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The Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) brings together the expertise and experience of chief police officers from the United Kingdom, providing a professional forum to share ideas and best practice, co-ordinate resources and help deliver effective policing which keeps the public safe.

Latest News

Police are working tirelessly to end modern slavery

National Policing Lead on Modern Slavery, Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer has been speaking to mark Anti-Slavery Day today (October 18)

Update on ACPO future

At Chief Constables’ Council on October 17, chief constables took key decisions on the development of a new body that will coordinate operational policing at the national level

Survey shows crime is falling and victims of sexual offences now have more confidence to report

The Crime Survey of England and Wales released today shows that overall crime has reduced by 16% in the last year and that public confidence to report certain crimes, such as sexual offences, has increased.