The NPCC brings police forces in the UK together to help policing coordinate operations, reform, improve and provide value for money.
Record numbers arrested and hundreds of children protected as County Lines drug networks targeted
County Lines drug networks have been targeted in a week of coordinated law enforcement activity across the UK, leading to record numbers of more than 700 arrests, 681 people safeguarded, and almost half a million pounds worth of drugs seized.
Crime statistics show slowing increase in knife crime
Crime statistics show a 7% increase in knife crime, down from the previous reported increase of 14%. Figures released today also cover crime outcomes to July 2019, which show a concerning continuation of the decrease in crimes resulting in a charge or summons.
Joint NPCC / APCC response to annual Home Office hate crime figures
Responding to the publication of Hate Crime statistics in England and Wales for 2018/19, the National Police Chiefs' Council and Association for Police and Crime Commissioners leads for Hate Crime have expressed their concern at increases announced today.