12 September 2019A report by the NSPCC shows that 34% of sexual grooming offences involve Instagram, more than any other online platform. The number of grooming cases has increased by 36% since last year.
Legal News & Articles
03 September 2019The National Police Chiefs’ Council seeks recommendations to protect frontline staff
27 August 2019In this article, PNLD Legal Adviser, Ruth Hartley, answers questions regularly posed by officers, clarifying the extent of and restrictions to the powers available for the seizure and subsequent examination of mobile phones.
21 August 2019The Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (Codes of Practice) (Revision of Codes C and H) Order 2019 (SI 2019/1157) is in force from the 21st August 2019.
06 August 2019Britain's most senior counter-terrorism officer has said the police and security services are no longer enough to win the fight against violent extremism, and the UK must instead improve community cohesion, social mobility and education.
31 July 2019Schools in areas with a higher risk of youth violence should be given dedicated police officers, say MPs. The Home Affairs Committee criticised the government's current violence reduction strategy as "completely inadequate".