How police and the CPS can improve charge and conviction rates for rape

PCC Donna Jones gave evidence to the Home Affairs Select Committee on Rape And Serious Sexual Offences

Addressing issues which disproportionately impact Black communities is the best way to build trust and confidence

APCC Lead on EDHR Alison Lowe penned a blog for Black History Month

EDHR Lead Alison Lowe sickened by 9% increase in hate crime

Almost 125,000 incidents of people being victimised last year simply because of who they are.

The importance of tackling gambling addiction as well as drugs and alcohol to prevent crime

Addictions and Substance Misuse portfolio leads note importance of breaking the cycle of reoffending.

'First and foremost policing must ensure its own house is in order'

APCC Victims Leads welcome announcement of an independent inquiry into the events leading up to Sarah Everard's murder

'Communities want to see community leaders helping offenders turn their lives around'

APCC Criminal Justice Lead, and Deputy Criminal Justice Lead, welcome investment in the Community Payback scheme.