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. Focussing 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.
We now face perhaps one of the biggest challenges in our history - the threat from international terrorism.
National Lead for Counter-terrorism, Assistant Commissioner Mark Rowley, addresses the Police Federation Annual Conference in Bournemouth.
Improving our response to disability hate crime is a priority
The NPCC, College of Policing and CPS have issued the following joint response to today's follow up report looking at disability hate crime from the HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate (HMCPSI), HM Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) and HM Inspectorate of Probation.
Over 1400 suspects investigated for child sexual abuse by people of public prominence, or within institutions
This is set against the backdrop of indicative figures showing that police caseload for reports of child sexual abuse has increased 71 per cent in the last three years