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Missing children and adults - a cross-government strategy
Provides a framework to protect missing children, adults and their families.
Published 5 December 2011
Police and crime commissioners
Information about the role and responsibilities of the new PCCs.
Published 21 November 2011
Police information communication technology
A new police-led ICT company will be established in 2012.
Published 7 November 2011
20th Police Review Gala Awards winners announced
The Home Secretary pays tribute to UK policing at the awards ceremony in London.
Published 4 November 2011
Police performance under the spotlight
Communities have been given the power to compare forces using a new website.
Published 28 October 2011
A review of the United Kingdom's extradition arrangements
Report of the independent review panel on extradition arrangements.
Published 18 October 2011
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- Advice for the public: UK riots - Directgov
- Archived 'Police' website
- The police - Directgov
- Complaining about the police - Directgov
- Independent Police Complaints Commission
- Firearms licensing guidance on the National Archives website
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