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.
We are pleased that child sexual abuse is now recognised as a national threat
The Government has today included child sexual abuse in the Strategic Policing Requirement, which confirms the serious and cross-boundary threats where chief constables and PCCs have a responsibility for ensuring that sufficient capabilities are in place to ensure an effective response.
Law enforcement nationwide helping people and businesses to guard against cyber crime
The NCA and police, together with a range of partners from across industry and the public sector, are this week carrying out a range of activity to help businesses and members of the public guard against cyber crime.
New police powers to tackle drug driving
A new law to make it easier for police to catch and convict drug drivers took effect today in England and Wales.