Police forces across the UK are under mounting pressure to identify millions in savings. According to Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC), there was a 20 percent reduction in central funding to the police service between March 2011 and March 2015. However, the challenges for police forces and authorities has not been to only balance the books, but also to change the way they deliver their policing services, driving both efficiencies and service improvements.
The purpose of this white paper from Kable is to discuss the challenges facing the country's police officers and their departments. It will examine the benefits mobile applications and working can offer to facilitate and enhance shared services and collaboration between police forces and other public service bodies.