Information and support for frontline policing to provide consistency and a better service for the public. Based on a wide range of evidence from police forces and experts.
The latest on Step 4 restrictions, offences and fixed-penalty notices in England and the regulations for Wales. And our full downloadable briefing packs and other useful resources
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Evidence briefings and guides
Authorised Professional Practice (APP)
Operational guidance on how to deal with different types of crime or incident. From first response through investigation, legal issues and public protection. We’ll be moving information onto this site soon