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The National Policing Improvement Agency

The NPIA provides critical national services to support frontline policing. It helps the police to save money, operate more efficiently and enables us all to live in a safer society.

We develop and manage technology and support services to help frontline policing.

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Linking serious sexual crime. Nationally.

As a Critical National Service, our Serious Crime Analysis Section leads the way in the field of behavioural crime analysis.

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National Specials Weekend 2011

Our policy team supports this important event that demonstrates how volunteer policing is integral to Big Society.

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Report on Crime and Local Policing Information

Read our new research on the impact of information about crime and policing on public perceptions.