Science, research & statistics

Find out about the science that underpins our policies and initiatives.

We carry out a wide range of science and research projects to measure the impact of our initiatives and develop new technologies to help us reduce crime and keep Britain safe from terrorism.

About our work

Our diverse portfolio includes scientific and research work in:

  • forensic science
  • DNA analysis 
  • police science and technology
  • animal testing
  • research and statistics