26 November 2019


9.30 - 9.45Registration and refreshments
9.45 - 10.00Opening remarks and welcome address
10.00 - 10.45Opening address
Sir George Hamilton QPM, former Chief Constable, Police Service of Northern Ireland - 'Reflections on a career in community policing in Northern Ireland'
10.45 - 11.15Professor Ian Loader, Centre for Criminology, University of Oxford 'What happened to the fear of crime'
11.15 - 11.35Refreshments
11.35 - 12.05Professor Ben Bradford, Director, Institute for Global City Policing, UCL Jill Dando Institute for Security and Crime Science - 'Trust and legitimacy as assets in a rapidly changing environment'

Professor Bradford will outline some recent work which suggests public trust and police legitimacy provide an important source of support in a period where rapid change can seem to threaten the consent upon which the British model of policing relies.
12.05 - 12.35Olivia Pinkney, Chief Constable, Hampshire Constabulary / National Lead - Children and Young People - 'Improving the confidence of children and young people in the police'
12.35 - 13.35Lunch
13.35 - 14.35Break-out sessions I (concurrent)
Break-out ASusan Ritchie, Director, Mutual Gain 'Observations and reflections on police attempts to build social capital. How can we use our learning to ensure impact?'
Break-out BProf Mike Rowe, Northumbria University (and colleagues) 'Rethinking police visibility'
Break-out CRichard James, Managing Director, Intensive Engagement 'A 'not-so-evidence-based' rapid review of neighbourhood policing progress'

An ambitious, energetic and interactive rapid evidence review - to analyse, evaluate, summarise and make recommendations on the future threats and opportunities of neighbourhood policing.
14.35 - 14.50Refreshments
14.50 - 15.50 Break-out sessions II (concurrent)
Break-out DDr Megan O'Neill, Associate Director, Scottish Institute for Policing, University of Dundee - 'Conditions, Actions and Purpose (CAP): A dynamic model of Community Policing in Europe'

What are the core elements of community policing and how are they played out across uniquely different settings? This break-out will explore a framework for the three core elements of community policing.
Break-out ERachel York, Social Media Operations Lead, NPCC - 'Engaging with Children and young people – A new approach'

This session will look at the NPCCs Social Media project to improve the way the police engage with children and young people.
Break-out FDr Paul Quinton, Evidence and Evaluation Adviser, College of Policing - 'Developing guidance on community engagement'

This session will discuss the College's new approach to developing evidence-based guidance, using two recent examples on community engagement.
15.50 - 16.50 Andy Higgins, Research Director, The Police Foundation 'Public attitudes to police priorities' with responses from Sophie Linden, Deputy Mayor, Policing and Crime, London, David Lloyd, PCC for Hertfordshire and Keith Hunter, PCC for Humberside
16.50 - 16.55Closing remarks from the Chair
16.55 onwards Drinks and canapes

This programme may be subject to change