Policing Insight, 23 August 2017

Emilie Sundorph, Researcher at Reform, has written an article for Policing Insight, following the launch of Reform‘s report, Bobbies on the net: a police workforce for the digital age.

With digital crime accounting for nearly half of all crime, police officers and staff need the right skills to tackle it. A revolution in police working patterns is required to meet this new world of crime. Hierarchy must be disrupted, a culture of learning established and new inventive practices, pioneered in the private sector, adopted.

“But as criminals move online, police must respond.┬áThis is the only way to police this digital world.”

 Read the full article here.