Selection and development of senior police officers “inconsistent and often ineffective”

Police forces don’t always identify the best candidates for senior leadership positions because of questionable selection procedures. In addition, current training doesn’t equip chief officers with the knowledge and skills they need to perform at their best....
Posted On 03 Sep 2019
The College of Policing is examining leadership within the police service

Leadership across all ranks and roles “needs to change” in order to help policing meet future challenges

According to a final report published by the College of Policing, “leadership across all ranks and roles [of the police service] needs to change in order to help policing meet the challenges of the future”. Indeed, the new Leadership Review identifies a need to...
Posted On 13 Jul 2015