03 September 2019The National Police Chiefs’ Council seeks recommendations to protect frontline staff
Legal News & Articles
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".
25 July 2019Legal Article: The Offensive Weapons Act 2019 received Royal Assent on 16th May 2019. PNLD legal adviser Danielle Johnson gives a brief overview of the new offences that are in force with immediate effect and the changes that are to be made in due course.