Posted on Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 16:28

Key costs for the Emergency Services Network remain unknown as progress reports from the Home Office and industry were given to emergency service users at the BAPCO Autumn Event.


Communications officers were reminded on day one that the 2018.19 budget process...

vulnerability assessments latest area for fire and police collaboration
Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 17:14

Figures analysed indicate intelligence and analytics are starting to emerge as candidates for collaborative working.   Favoured areas for application of the technology includes vulnerability assessments.   

UK police technology funding from Home Office
Posted on Monday, October 2, 2017 - 12:44

Joint working in the shape of Multi Agency Working, Courts and Vulnerable people receives most money from Home Office according to police market report figures.

Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 14:12

The £60m chunk of Police Transformation Fund 2017/18 dished out by Policing Minister Nick Hurd offers several pointers on Home Office thinking.  Here’s a few:

  • Gathering low hanging fruit is very much in evidence -    The headline £11m video enabled justice pilot,...
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 12:27

The likelihood of more police carrying guns should strike a note of caution when choices about next generation technology are made.

Distractions are not welcome when guns are around.    At least one official with experience of weapons has already pointed this out with...


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