Comparing US and UK Policing

April 19, 2010 4:53 pm

Ian Blair, the head of the Metropolitan Police from 2005 to 2008, isn’t afraid of speaking his mind… A strongly worded article in the New Statesman appeared today in support of UK policing, rejecting the idea that UK policing needs to adopt a […]

ABM exhibiting at the Counter Terror Expo 2010

April 14, 2010 9:59 am

We are currently exhibiting at the Counter Terror Expo 2010. Visit us at stand O2 where we are showcasing our intelligence, investigation and incident management software, abmintellicase, along with abmpegasus, our advanced system designed for police and law enforcement agencies for managing all areas of […]

Processes are not enough…

April 12, 2010 11:59 am

The recent case of confidential informant Guillermo “Lalo” Ramirez Peyro illustrates the fact that the existence of processes and procedures is not sufficient, on its own,  to mitigate the risk surrounding confidential informants. The Associated Press reported over the weekend that, […]

Does US Corporate Fraud Investigation put UK to shame?

April 7, 2010 11:28 am

In an SFO review  it was identified that there were 2 causes contributing to the agency’s under-performance… those being the calibre of human capital and systematic weaknesses outside the control of the SFO.  It was stated that New York has […]

Tackling the Stop Snitching phenomenon

April 1, 2010 2:38 pm

Last year the Police Executive Research Forum and U.S. Department of Justice published a report entitled “The Stop Snitching Phenomenon: Breaking the Code of Silence”. The report considers how the Stop Snitching trend has been growing over the last few […]