How Cyber crime attacks and frauds affect UK crime reporting figures?

November 19, 2014 10:51 am

How would UK crime reporting figures be effected if all cyber crime attacks, frauds were actually reported? This is a very broad question and one that is probably worrying a lot of people. Especially those reporting crime statistics. According to […]

Cyber Crime Investigations within UK Law Enforcement – Observation

November 12, 2014 10:23 am

During the last 6 months it has become increasingly apparent that Cyber Crime will be the next battle ground for crime investigators. The inaugural ACPO Cyber Crime Conference in Nottingham suggested that Law Enforcement organisations are in a fire fighting […]

How to manage confidential informants in counter terrorism investigations

November 12, 2014 9:20 am

Following a few simple steps law enforcement agencies can ensure they manage Confidential Informants effectively and mitigate risks:   No confidential informant should ever be used unless their “activity” behaviour has been authorised at an appropriate level within the law […]

10 Golden Rules for Undercover Operations Management System

October 29, 2014 8:15 am

Undercover operations; more specifically the use of confidential informants are sometimes the only way that the activities of terrorist groups can be thwarted. The most difficult task then becomes that of creating a system where such activity can be monitored, regulated and […]

Using confidential informants in buy/bust type investigations

January 13, 2014 2:10 pm

Whether it is Ohio or Washington law enforcement operations involving confidential informants in drug investigations always carry with them the risk that somehow, somewhere along the way something is going to go wrong that brings not only the particular case under investigation […]

Police Oracle: Supervisors course ‘to improve Undercover Operations’

October 31, 2013 9:19 am

A new training course will be given to aspiring chief officers to ensure they have the necessary skills to supervise undercover operations, the College of Policing has confirmed. The Chief Officers’ Authorising Officers course will become a prerequisite of the […]

Law Enforcement Experts Discussing Confidential Informants

October 15, 2013 12:17 pm

After a deadly home invasion claimed the life of Enrique “Henry” Montes, his family believes Phoenix police did not do enough to protect them after police learned through a confidential informant that the Montes home would be the target of […]

ABM Software attend this year’s IACP Conference in Philadelphia (Booth #858)

October 1, 2013 8:33 am

ABM Software USA – a world leading provider of law enforcement software for managing confidential informants, covert operations and intelligence management – is proud to be attending this year’s International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference in Philadelphia.   Join us in Philadelpia from […]