In the first of a series of posts around digital technology and its impact on forensic science, we’re going to explore the digital world of social media, how criminals are using it and how the police and forensic scientists are using social media to catch and prosecute criminals.
The use of technology within our communities has developed at pace in recent years, providing significant opportunities for the public to contact the emergency services in multiple ways across multiple channels. In this post we’ll explore how contact management is changing and how the emergency services are adapting.
Increasing missing person cases are creating resource challenges for the police, since whilst it’s not a crime to go missing from home, the police must establish their whereabouts and ensure that person doesn’t become a victim of crime, for example with vulnerable children or elderly people who have gone missing from care homes.
NEC Software Solutions UK has today announced that its current contract to provide its Connect core policing platform for the Athena programme, has been extended until 2029.
In September 2016, HM Courts & Tribunal Services announced it’s six-year reform programme to modernise the administration of justice. Find the progress made so far as well as products available to help the criminal justice system.