Police

Scottish Police and Fire services select Civica Tranman for fleet management

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Emergency services looking to make fleets more efficient while cutting costs
22 Sep 2014

Backbytes: Whatever you’re doing, it’s probably against the law

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Met Police make laws up as they go along
26 Aug 2014

Met Police selects Lockheed Martin for command-and-control system upgrade

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£90m deal is the first major refresh to the Met's command-and-control systems for 30 years
07 Aug 2014

West Midlands Police selects Accenture for £25m digital transformation project

HP to design IT infrastructure to support new systems
22 Jul 2014

Authorities and private firms collaborate to combat Shylock malware

Law enforcement agencies and web security firms work together to combat notorious malware
11 Jul 2014

Surrey Police axes £15m IT project due to 'lack of experience and skills'

Auditor Grant Thornton says lack of know-how led to SIREN project's termination
20 Jun 2014

Microsoft powers cyber arm of the law in Cambridgeshire

Peter Gothard hears how Windows 8.1 is helping the county's police with their inquiries
10 Jun 2014

Europol cybercrime head: International public-private collaboration 'the one true way' to stop cyber criminals

Paul Gillen, head of operations for Europol's European Cybercrime Centre, tells Computing that the likes of Operation Tovar can only be successful if they're international in scope
09 Jun 2014

Dubai Police to trial Google Glass

Wearable devices to be tested by traffic cops
21 May 2014

South-East police forces on the hunt for information assurance services in £20m tender

Penetration testing, CLAS advice, RMADS and PIA all included in two-year contract
23 Apr 2014

James Brokenshire on the cyber role of the National Crime Agency

"The NCA is leading in the fight against the most serious and organised cyber criminals," says former government security minister in an exclusive interview with Computing
14 Mar 2014

Met Police unveils £200m ‘Total Technology' strategy

Front-line officers will get tablets, as the Met aims to cut costs and reduce crime
10 Feb 2014

Police 'don't give a stuff' about catching cyber criminals, claims Eversheds lawyer

Speaking at the law firm's Retail Conference 2014, Tim Buckingham said cyber criminals aren't convicted because it takes too much effort
30 Jan 2014

North Yorkshire Police selects Capita to modernise services

Five year deal aims to improve services while cutting costs
21 Jan 2014

Norfolk & Suffolk police forces sign £3.75m outsourcing deal with Capgemini

t-Police solution will improve efficiency and cut costs, say constabularies
06 Dec 2013

The real Minority Report: Rochester Police Department uses IBM tech to stop crimes before they happen

IBM i2 and Identity Insight have proved 'game-changing' says captain
05 Nov 2013

Suspected hackers arrested over alleged plot to steal millions from Santander

Twelve men in London in custody after a device was fitted to a PC in Surrey Quays branch
13 Sep 2013

Poorly managed Met Police ICT has led to higher crime

London Assembly report warns that decades-old technology is hampering ability to fight crime
30 Aug 2013

PwC hires former head of Met police e-crime unit to advise on cyber crime

Charlie McMurdie to take up ‘senior crime adviser’ role at consultancy firm
22 Aug 2013

ICO takes enforcement action against Chief Constables after personal data breach

Collaborative police units urged to get data protection training
26 Jul 2013

ICO warns Hertfordshire Police over 'disproportionate' use of camera tracking

Enforcement notice comes after investigation into Royston's number plate recognition cameras
26 Jul 2013

Is the UK's cyber Home Guard up to the challenge?

Sooraj Shah investigates whether the police and armed forces have the digital skills needed to protect the nation
24 Jul 2013

Travellers’ mobile phone data downloaded and stored by police

Counter-terrorism laws allow officers to take mobile phone from any passenger they wish
15 Jul 2013

Green sets out plans for private sector involvement in more flexible police ICT strategy

Home Office minister tells Reform 'the centralised, one-size-fits-all approach is a thing of the past'
09 Jul 2013