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HMICS Annual Report 2010-11

Annual report by Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary for Scotland on the state and efficiency of policing in Scotland 2010/11.

National, HMICS Annual Report 27 Sep 2011
Best Value - a guide for forces and authorities

 This guide is intended to assist police forces and police authorities in preparing for the Best Value audit and inspection, and sets out what they can expect from the process.

Best Value Audit and Inspection 01 Aug 2011
Best Value: Strathclyde Police and Police Authority

Best Value Audit and Inspection of Strathclyde Police and Strathclyde Police Authority conducted by Audit Scotland and HMICS

Argyll & Bute, East Ayrshire, East Dunbartonshire, Best Value Audit and Inspection, East Renfrewshire, Glasgow City, Inverclyde, North Ayrshire, North Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire, South Ayrshire, South Lanarkshire, West Dunbartonshire 14 Jul 2011
Governance & Accountability in Policing in Scotland

This is a discussion paper by HM Inspectorate of Constabulary for Scotland on governance and accountability of policing in Scotland

National, Review of Policing 15 Jun 2011
HMICS Corporate Plan 2011-13

HMICS Corporate Plan 2011-13

HMICS Corporate Document 13 Jun 2011
Best Value: Grampian Police and Joint Police Board

Best Value Audit and Inspection of Grampian Police and Grampian Joint Police Board conducted by Audit Scotland and HMICS

Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire, Best Value Audit and Inspection, Moray 24 Feb 2011
Crime Audit: British Transport Police

This report is the result of a crime audit carried out on the British Transport Police in Scotland

National, Crime Audit Report 21 Oct 2010
Victims in the Criminal Justice System (i)

This is the first of two joint inspections by the Inspectorate of Prosecution in Scotland and HMICS and focused on victims of summary crime which did not result in court proceedings.

National, Thematic Inspection 13 Oct 2010
HMICS Annual Report 2009-10

Annual report by Her Majesty's Inspector of Constabulary for Scotland on the state and efficiency of policing in Scotland 2009/10

National, HMICS Annual Report 06 Oct 2010
Best Value in the Police

This is the research report produced by Ipsos MORI into the Best Value inspection methodology used to inspect the police by Audit Scotland and HMICS.

Best Value Audit and Inspection 30 Aug 2010

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