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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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Police support better access to health-based safe places for those experiencing mental illness

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has today called for urgent action to improve access to, and the operation of, safe places in health-based settings for people suffering from mental ill health.

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