How responsive should policing be to community priorities and concerns?

12th February 2009

Organised by ESRC/The Police Foundation the Scottish Institute for Policing Research and Universities' Police Science Institute, Cardiff University.

'What is policing for? Examining the impact and implications of contemporary policing intervention A report of the series of Public Policy Seminars organised by the ESRC in collaboration with SIPR, The Police Foundation, and the Universities' Police Science Institute

Programme and Presentations

  • Welcome/ Introduction
    Chair: Dr Timothy Brain, Chief Constable, Gloucestershire Police
    Introduction John Graham, Director, The Police Foundation
  • Policing Communities: is it about doing what 'the public' want?
    Dr Janet Foster, The Police Foundation
    PowerPoint
    [3.67 Mb]
  • How responsive should policing be to community priorities?
    Professor Nigel Fielding, Surrey University
    PowerPoint
    [669 Kb]
  • How responsive should policing be to community priorities and concerns?
    Ms Jane Pascoe, Citizen Focus Delivery Manager, The National Policing Improvement Agency
    PowerPoint
    [476 Kb]
  • Tackling the crime and anti-social behaviour issues that matter locally.
    Samantha Leahy-Harland, Home Office
    PowerPoint
    [543 Kb]