Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill 2021 – factsheets

The recent Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill 2021 (the Bill) has had much media, academic and political attention since its first reading on the 9th March 2021. This blog focuses on Part 6 of the Bill, which restructures the system of adult out-of-court disposals in England and Wales. An out of court disposal (OOCD) is a… Continue reading Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill 2021 – factsheets

Vaccinations Update

Who is eligible for the vaccine? Anyone who is 38 and over can now book their vaccine. Book your Covid-19 vaccine Under new advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) those in their 30s will be offered the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine rather than AstraZeneca. Pregnant women who are eligible are also… Continue reading Vaccinations Update

Which? free scam alert service

Unfortunately email, text, phone and social media scams are on the rise. People are falling victim every day with scammers stealing billions of pounds. Which? is aiming to arm the public with the knowledge of how to spot and avoid scams.  Which?’s free scam alerts are regular email updates on the latest scams. They also… Continue reading Which? free scam alert service

Friends Against Scams Online Learning

Scams awareness online provided by National Trading Standards. Lots of useful information. By attending a Friends Against Scams awareness session or completing the online learning, anyone can learn about the different types of scams and how to spot and support a victim. With increased knowledge and awareness, people can make scams part of everyday conversation… Continue reading Friends Against Scams Online Learning