policing

As the England team played out a rather dull draw in St Etienne they were surrounded by tens of thousands of England fans, a number well beyond the rather paltry 6,720 officially allocated tickets. This ‘get there by hook or by crook’ attitude reflects one of the core...

Ten projects to address some of the security threats facing the UK have been announced by the Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats (CREST), which is led by Lancaster University. The call, offering £1.25 million, was...

University of Bolton staff and students have joined forces with Greater Manchester Police on research and professional training, thanks to a memorandum of understanding. This also aims to support the provision of placement opportunities for students interested in working...

As I stepped out of the car and walked towards a house that was surrounded by ambulances and police cars, closing off an entire street, I believed I was becoming involved in some sort of military siege. Myself and a colleague were greeted by six police officers all looking...