Police Effectiveness

Police effectiveness – explored via projects, publications and blog content.


Published: 5th June 2017
Police effectiveness has never been more important. Austerity now means that value for money is key and proving ‘what works’ through evidence based policing is being taken much more seriously....
Published: 17th July 2020
The Police Foundation and Crest are undertaking new research into how UK policing and the Covid-19 pandemic. The project seeks to identify how policing has coped with the Covid-19 pandemic...
Published: 8th October 2019
The Police Foundation has launched a Call for Evidence. This is the first part of its major, independent Review of Policing in England and Wales. The overall aim of the...
Published: 6th September 2019
The Strategic Review of Policing in England and Wales will examine how crime, fear of crime and other threats to public safety are changing and assess the ability of the...


Published: 1st February 2017

This paper brings together key learning from the Police Foundation’s Police Effectiveness in a Changing World project.

Blog posts and news

Published: 21st October 2020
Jon Clements, Director, Development – Crest Advisory; Michael Skidmore, Senior Researcher – The Police Foundation with contributions from Elisabeth Aitkenhead, Research Officer – The Police Foundation; Joe Caluori, Head of...