Middleton Tyas, Richmond, North Yorkshire
This conference aims to bring together academics and policing partners with an interest in how digital technologies can be used in innovative ways to detect and prevent crime. The day will include a range of talks and workshops led by key stakeholders within the field, to showcase leading operational practice and academic thought in this important area of policing.
The full conference programme will be available soon, confirmed key speakers:
Neil Preston (Head of Communications and Engagement Department, Northumbria Police) – ‘The evolution of communications and engagement within Northumbria Police’. The talk will focus on how Northumbria has pushed the boundaries in using social media (including the use of humour) and how digital technologies are used to encourage digital public contact.
Dave Sampson (Detective Constable in the Digital Investigations and Intelligence Unit, Durham Constabulary) – ‘Police Internet, Intelligence and investigation Management – An overview’. This presentation will include a demonstration of an open source evidential capture product.