Library

Case factor matrix

The case factor matrix has been designed to help readers easily spot the themes and issues recurring across all of the bulletins published to date.

Autism

National Autistic Society (2011) Autism: a guide for criminal justice professionals. London: National Autistic Society.

Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR)

ACPO (November 2011) National ACPO ANPR Standards (NAAS), Version 4.12. London: ACPO.

ACPO and NPIA (2009) Practice Advice on the Management and Use of Automatic Number Plate Recognition. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Call handling

ACPO and NPIA (2012) National Contact Management Strategy.

ACPO and NPIA (2012) National Contact Management Principles and Practice.

Closed Circuit Television (CCTV)

ACPO and NPIA (August 2011) Practice Advice on the Use of CCTV in Criminal Investigations. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Command and control

ACPO and NPIA (July 2009) Guidance on Command and Control. London: ACPO and NPIA. 

Corruption

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Custody
 

ACPO and NPIA (March 2012) Guidance on the Safer Detention and Handling of Persons in Police Custody, Second Edition. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Maria Hannan, Ian Hearndon, Kerry Grace and Tom Bucke (August 2011) Deaths in or following police custody: An examination of the cases 1998/99 - 2008/09. London: IPCC. 

Tom Bucke, Rebecca Teers, Stefania Menin, Jason Payne-James, and Mrgaret Stark (March 2008) Near Misses in Police Custody: a collaborative study with Forensic Medical Examiners in London. London: IPCC.

Family liaison 

ACPO and NPIA (September 2008) Family Liaison Officer Guidance. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Dogs

ACPO (March 2011) Police Dogs Manual of Guidance 2011. London: ACPO.

Drugs and Intoxication

ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health (July 2011) Template Protocol for the Management of Detainees who are Suspected of Swallowing or having Packed Drugs or Foreign Objects into Body Orifices or Cavities. London: ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health.

ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health (July 2011) Template Protocol for the Management of Detainees who are Intoxicated and Incapable in a Public Place. London: ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health.

ACPO (November 2009) Substance Misuse and Testing: Guidance document. London: ACPO.

Firearms

ACPO, NPIA, ACPOS, and SOCA (November 2011) Manual of Guidance on the Management, Command and Deployment of Armed Officers, Third edition (November 2011). London: ACPO, NPIA, ACPOS, and SOCA.

Heathcare

ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health (July 2011) Template Protocol for the Management of Detainees who requires Hospital Treatment. London: ACPO, NPIA, NHS Ambulance Chief Executive Group, the College of Emergency Medicine, and the Department of Health.

IPCC Investigation reports

Published IPCC investigation reports are available online.

Mental health 

ACPO, NPIA, and Department of Health (April 2012) Guidance on Responding to People with Mental III Health or Learning Disabilities. London: ACPO, NPIA, and Department of Health.

Maria Docking, Kerry Grace and Tom Bucke (September 2008) Police custody as a "Place of Safety": Examining the use of Section 136 of the Mental Health Act 1983. London: IPCC.

Missing persons

NPIA (February 2011) Briefing Note on the Investigation of Missing Persons. London: NPIA.

ACPO and NPIA (December 2010) Guidance on the Management, Recording and Investigation of Missing Persons, Second edition. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Negotiators

ACPO and NPIA (December 2011) Briefing Paper: The Use of Negotiators by Incident Commanders. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Personal safety training

ACPO and NPIA (July 2009) Guidance on Personal Safety Training. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Public order

ACPO, NPIA and ACPOS (October 2010) Manual of guidance on Keeping the Peace. London: ACPO, NPIA and ACPOS.

ACPO (September 2010) Guidelines on the Deployment of Special Officers in Mounted Units in England and Wales. London: ACPO.

ACPO, NPIA, and United Kingdom Football Policing Unit (August 2010) Guidance on Policing. London: ACPO, NPIA and United Kingdom Football Policing Unit. 

Pursuits

ACPO (June 2009) The management of police pursuits guidance. London: ACPO.

Rape

ACPO, NPIA and CPS (December 2010) Guidance on Investigation and Prosecuting Rape, Abridged edition. London: ACPO, NPIA and CPS. 

Restraint

ACPO (May 2009) Guidance on the Use of Handcuffs. London: ACPO.

ACPO (May 2009) Guidance on the Use of Incapacitant Spray. London: ACPO.

ACPO (May 2009) Guidance on the use of limb restraints. London: ACPO.

Risk

IPCC (2011) IPCC position statement on risk in police decision-making and accountability in operational policing. London: IPCC.

Roads policing

ACPO and NPIA (2007) Practice Advice on the Policing of Roads. London: ACPO and NPIA.

Maria Docking, Tom Bucke, Kerry Grace and Helen Dady (July 2007) Police Road Traffic Incidents: A Study of Cases Involving Serious and Fatal Injuries. London: IPCC.

Stalking and harassment

ACPO and NPIA (August 2009) Practice Advice on Investigating Stalking and Harassment (August 2009). London: ACPO and NPIA.

Stop and search

IPCC (June 2009) IPCC position regarding police powers to stop and search. London: IPCC.


Taser

ACPO (December 2008) Policy: Operational use of Taser by Authorised Firearms Officers. London: ACPO.