This presentation examines a number of demand issues for the police as they become more involved in the Troubled Families programme. Getting upstream of the problems families with troubles have without recognising the capability of community could lead to a stream becoming a demand induced dependency torrent. To get upstream and transform the river into […]
Through a case study this presentation examines a number of place based issues for Community Safety Partnerships (CSPs). It identifies some of the implications for the community and CSPs when problems become ‘invisible’ to service providers and community members. It also asks the question, ‘does Section 17 of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 need […]
Second part of a presentation based on a workshop provided to the College of Policing Local Policing and Partnership Conference on 17th November 2015 in Nottingham. This presentation continues from Part 1 where the theory of police community engagement, problem solving and demand through an Asset Based Community Development approach was discussed. This vlog provides […]
First part of a presentation based on a workshop provided to the College of Policing Local Policing and Partnership Conference on 17th November 2015 in Nottingham. The presentation explores police community engagement, problem solving and demand as well as providing an alternative perspective through an approach called Asset Based Community Development.
There can be no doubt the police service is facing a time of unprecedented pressure. With Chief Officers commenting almost weekly on the new demands the service is facing and the difficulties these present you might question whether demand on the police service of the future will be manageable? Recently Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe, the Commissioner […]
One of the key services we offer is the Problem Solving in Community Safety course / qualification. For several years as a Neighbourhood Policing Inspector Brendan O’Brien, now the Director of Bluelight Consultancy, developed a community safety model where through the use of appreciative and asset-based development models he was able to enable and catalyse […]