Latest Developments

Keep checking this section – this is where we write about the Company’s latest developments including news releases, projects, blogs and vlogs.


  1. 07/08/2017

    Paul Lander, Editor Police Professional, talks to the Company’s acting CEO Robert Leach, and Katy Bourne, Chair of the Company, about the important ICT initiatives which the Company is progressing on behalf of policing.

    To read the article in full please visit: ... Read More

  2. 12/07/2017

    The UK Public Sector ICT Services Suppliers Journal has published a five-minute interview with our Acting CEO Robert. Read the piece to find out what a typical day looks like for Robert, what he thinks the biggest skill challenges currently ... Read More

  3. 16/06/2017

    Hi, my name is Nora and I am the Knowledge Manager at The Police ICT Company. My role is to manage and develop our website and the Knowledge Hub.

    As you will have seen from my previous blog, we recently embarked ... Read More

  4. 06/06/2017

    Hi, my name is Nora and I am the Knowledge Manager at The Police ICT Company. My role is to manage and develop our website and the Knowledge Hub.

    The Knowledge Hub allows those in policing to share knowledge, learning and ... Read More

  5. 12/05/2017

    Hi, I’m Sophie Newbould, a qualified commercial solicitor with significant public procurement experience and ICT contracts expertise. I began working with the Company in early February 2017 as a contractor to support Charles McKay, Chief Operating Officer, and Ben Nelson, ... Read More

  6. 05/05/2017

    My name is Dan and I am the Business Development Manager for the Police ICT Company. I’m here to help policing understand how to apply tech to meet the needs of users, developing a culture of agile delivery.

    We are on ... Read More

  7. 28/04/2017

    My name is Tom, and I am part of the delivery team at the Police ICT Company. We work with key partners across policing to support them in their work and projects.

    I have just spent a busy eight weeks in ... Read More

  8. 18/04/2017

    Hi, I’m Lexie and I am working on The Digital Public Contact (DPC) Programme as a Business Analyst. The DPC Programme is one of three programmes that make up the Digital Policing Portfolio (DPP).

    Over the past two weeks I ... Read More

  9. 13/04/2017

    Martin Wyke left the Police ICT Company on the 11 April to take up other opportunities.

    His departure will not affect the good work that the Company continues to do and we will, of course, be seeking to recruit a new ... Read More

  10. 11/04/2017

    Hi! I’m Saransh and I am a User Researcher from Rock Kitchen Harris working on the Central Ticketing Office (CTO) discovery project alongside business analysts, a technical lead and others. Our goal is to explore the current landscape, and ways ... Read More

  11. 07/04/2017

    Moving into the third #DPCdiscovery in Leicester we are in an interesting position. This discovery is a real challenge, to understand how policing is using central ticketing offices (CTO), what they are using them for, and what opportunities exist, if ... Read More

  12. 27/03/2017

    On Tuesday (21 March), the Police ICT Company and the East Midlands Strategic Commercial Unit (EMSCU) beat stiff competition at the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2016/17 to walk away with a “Highly Commended” trophy for their ... Read More

  13. 27/03/2017

    One of the functions of The Police ICT Company is to act as a bridge between the policing, technological and commercial worlds, and in particular, to secure value for money by helping police forces get the best deal from suppliers.

    A ... Read More

  14. 27/03/2017

    Reaching the end of the first week of the firearms licensing discovery is a great opportunity to reflect on what we have already discovered, and what work there is still to do.

    We started the week with a planning session at ... Read More

  15. 17/03/2017

    Hi! I’m Steph from RKH and my role on this project is as a content designer. I’ve been looking into how the police can use content appropriately and effectively when adopting social media as a contact channel. Over the past ... Read More

  16. 16/03/2017

    My role in the Social Media as a Contact Channel discovery workhas been ‘business analyst’; this means I have spent my time working closely with the team and with forces to understand and document the current ‘as is’ situation; how ... Read More