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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.

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Prevent tragedies: Starting the conversation on Syria

Today (24 April) Senior National Coordinator for Counter Terrorism Policing Helen Ball, launched a national campaign aimed at starting the conversation about protecting our young people from the dangers of travelling to Syria

Today's crime statistics are heartening but unsurprising

Data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales showed that there had been a 15% overall drop in crime compared with the previous year, while police figures showed a 2% fall

We want to see stalking legislation being used more to bring to protect victims

To mark National Stalking Awareness Day, ACPO are supporting the Suzy Lamplugh's campaign ‘Working Without Fear’, which highlights stalking in the workplace and raises awareness of what employers can do to be vigilant and protect their employees