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Royal Assent for Policing and Crime Bill heralds major milestone in Government’s reform agenda

The Conservative Government is heralding a major milestone in its policing reform agenda with the announcement that the Policing and Crime Bill has now received Royal Assent. The Policing and Crime Act 2017 will enhance the democratic accountability of police forces and Fire and...
Posted On 02 Feb 2017
Helen Dickinson OBE: CEO at the BRC
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BRC Retail Crime Survey highlights “wave of cyber threats” and “rising violence” against shop staff

The British Retail Consortium’s (BRC) Retail Crime Survey looking back on 2016 has laid bare a growing new frontier of retail crime, driven by rising cyber-enabled incidents. The 18-page document also reports a 40% increase in violence and other forms of abuse against retail...
Posted On 02 Feb 2017