Secure Foundations: Assessing the cybersecurity of UK policing’s online presence
Public services are undergoing a digital transformation and much has been made of the need and potential for such transformation within UK policing. The Centre for Public Safety has conducted a scan of the UK’s public-facing digital policing infrastructure to identify whether the foundations are secure.
Spit Guards: The case for protecting police officers against infectious diseases
The recent “controversy” over the use of a “spit hood” during the arrest of an offender by British Transport Police officers and the U-turn in London relating to a planned trial of spit guards highlights the need for informed debate. We articulate the growing threat of infectious disease to police officers and the pressing need for spit guards to help mitigate it.