The National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) helps the police cut crime and keep the public safe by joining up the operational response to the most serious and strategic threats. Focusing on operational delivery and developing national approaches on issues such as finance, technology and human resources, we work closely with the College of Policing, which is responsible for developing professional standards.
"Hate crime undermines the diversity and tolerance we should instead be celebrating"
The National Police Chiefs' Council has reponded to statistics released by the Home Office this morning on hate crime in England and Wales 2014/15.
Taser a highly accountable tactical option
NPCC Lead on Taser, Deputy Assistant Commissioner Neil Basu has responded to a BBC story about disproportionality in the use of Taser.
We must make sure that victims of child sexual abuse aren’t put off reporting
Following Panorama’s investigation into police investigations into non-recent child sexual abuse by parliamentarians, police remind those reporting or commenting on these cases to consider the impact on vulnerable victims or witnesses.