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Valuing difference and inclusion

Why does the police service in England and Wales need to be diverse? Today the United Kingdom is a truly diverse and multi-cultural country and needs to have a police …

Crime related incidents

What common crime related incidents do police deal with? There are lots of different types of crime and nearly everyone will experience a crime at some point in their lives. …

BSc Professional Policing

Who is the BSc Professional Policing aimed at? The BSc Professional Policing is aimed at students considering a career in policing or in related areas of the criminal justice system. …

Police Code of Ethics

Why do police officers need a professional code? There are many professions that have a professional code, which acts as a guide to their members, an example of this is …

How do you get into the police?

The best route into policing will depend on your individual circumstances. Here, we will consider each of the three possible routes, and look at the pros and cons of each. …

Routes into Policing

Routes Into Policing There are now three routes into policing, which you can consider, if you want to pursue a career in the police service. All police officers will now …

The Nine Principles of Policing

The Nine ‘Peelian Principles’ The modern police service in this country is generally regarded as being founded when Sir Robert Peel was appointed as Home Secretary and the Metropolitan Police …