20 June 2013
A criminal use of police cells?
Joint inspection finds that police cells are regularly being used to detain people with mental disorders
17 June 2013
13 June 2013
12 March 2013
HMIC’s review into allegations and intelligence material concerning Jimmy Savile between 1964 and 2012.
21 February 2013
Find out which police force is responsible for your local area.
03 December 2012
This leaflet summarises how HMIC will work with police and crime commissioners.
21 June 2012
Forces have improved the service for ASB victims but it remains variable.
Inspecting policing in the public interest
Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) independently assesses police forces and policing activity ranging from neighbourhood teams through serious crime to the fight against terrorism – in the public interest.
If you are a PCC, explore useful information on crime and policing, and how HMIC works with PCCs. Information on police authorities will remain on this site, for reference.Essential information for PCCs on what works in policing.
Find your force
Find out about your force using our interactive map
The Crime and Policing Comparator is HMIC’s online tool that brings together data from all 43 police forces across England and Wales for the past four years, allowing you to explore the data in one place and draw graphs of your choice.