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The use of road safety targets should be scrapped as they risk skewing investment priorities, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced. Its... continue
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Feature
Paul Slowey
Blue badge fraud is not a victimless crime – disabled people depend on these badges to ensure their access to a variety of destinations is made... continue
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Introduction
Mark Moran
The Protection of Freedoms Bill proposes to outlaw clamping on private land in England and Wales, as well as imposing new limitations on the use of... continue
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Lead Story
Patrick McDonnell
The UK is experiencing a massive rise in metal and scrap metal related theft, which is costing the economy over £700m a year. The demand for... continue
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Safer Parking
The Water Gardens shopping centre in Harlow, Essex, has retained its Park Mark status. There has been just one reported vehicle crime incident over... continue
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Safer Parking
Glasgow’s Kelvingrove Museum has achieved Safer Parking status. The car park is operated by City Parking (Glasgow) LLP, which has six other... continue
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Safer Parking
The Swan shopping centre in Leatherhead has retained its Safer Parking Scheme status. There have been no reported car crime incidents despite over... continue
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Safer Parking
All 38 car parks run by Dover District Council have retained their Park Mark status, while a new award has been granted to the Royal Marines Memorial... continue
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Safer Parking
The Gascoyne Way car park in Hertford, which has recently undergone an £800,000 refurbishment, has been awarded a Park Mark. The redevelopment... continue
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Car Crime Lead Story
Viv Nicholas
The European Secure Vehicle Alliance is leading the debate on preventing auto-crime, explains Viv Nicholas The car is a fantastic invention, but... continue
Categories: ANPR, crime, police, DfT, DVLA, Home Office
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Enforcement News
Attacks on civil enforcement officers in Leeds have fallen steadily since the introduction of CCTV body cameras, the city council has reported. The... continue
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Parking Policy
The Home Office has launched a consultation on a new code of practice governing the use of closed circuit television (CCTV) systems and other... continue
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Traffic Management
Having pioneered the use of “headcams” for civil parking enforcement, NSL Services Group showcased a new style of body-worn cameras at... continue
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Payment systems
A Metric Aura pay & display parking machine has resisted an oxyacetylene attack. Raiders tried to break into the machine located in a... continue
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Traffic Management
High-speed access control doors for public car parks were displayed at Parkex 2010 by Efaflex. The company’s S Series doors have been designed... continue
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Enforcement News
Patrick McDonnell
More than 70 staff at two of Britain’s law enforcement agencies have been disciplined for misusing the internet and social networking... continue
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Enforcement News Lead Story
Patrick McDonnell
Hull has been identified as the riskiest place in the UK for motor thefts for the second year running. The east Yorkshire city held its spot at the... continue
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Enforcement News
Patrick McDonnell
The loss of thousands of blank DVLA logbooks has resulted in the theft of vehicles worth £13m, a BBC investigation claims. The Association of... continue
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Enforcement News
Patrick McDonnell
A major crime operation, which saw a significant number of caravan thefts over the last three years, has been smashed after the prosecution of four... continue
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