National Audit Office report makes for worrying reading

APCC lead for Criminal Justice and APCC Chair respond to NAO report on Crown Court backlogs.

APCC Chair statement on Operation Early Dawn

Donna Jones responds to NPCC guidance to chief constables that they consider pausing some arrests due to lack of prison capacity in England.

APCC Leads on Roads Policing and Transport support annual RoadPeace week of action highlighting road deaths and injury

Lisa Townsend and Joy Allen congratulate participants in the annual RoadPeace Challenge for raising awareness of the numbers killed and injured on UK roads.

APCC Addictions and Substance Misuse Leads welcome plan to widen access to the overdose antidote Naloxone

David Sidwick and Joy Allen express their support for the change that will help save the lives of those who are at risk of opioid overdose.

APCC Mental Health Lead marks the start of Mental Health Awareness Week

Lisa Townsend highlights the importance of PCCs' work in ensuring those who struggle with their mental health can access vital support.

PCC elections bring increased diversity in policing governance in England and Wales

The 2024 elections have resulted in the most diverse PCC and PFCC cohort since the role was created 12 years ago.