Month: February 2019

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Developing systems to create solutions

Our I-REDS methodology (Identify, Refer, Engage, Divert, Support) is about empowering communities by establishing a solid foundation to support those most at risk and in need within your community. The…

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Increased Security and Data Protection Compliance

Empowering-Communities’ Heather Ette spoke to Phil Priestley, Cambs City/South Cambs/Hunts NPT SPOC, Cambridgeshire Constabulary HE: When did you first start working with E-CINS? PP: I first encountered E-CINS more than…

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ASB Case Study

By Sgt Justin Howard, Peterborough South NPT, Cambridgeshire Constabulary The Problem We had a Community Protection Warning Letter which was provided to a family where there was a female constantly…

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E-CINS in the NPT

Police Sergeant Justin Howard uses E-CINS in Peterborough South NPT to store and record information and to collaborate with partners.  Justin said “I already had some experience of E-CINS as…

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Providing Tailored Support to Divert People from Reoffending

Cambridgeshire Constabulary have been successfully using E-CINS to run a Conditional Cautioning initiative aimed at helping low-level offenders make amends for their crimes and avoid a court hearing. Empowering-Communities’ Heather…

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Using E-CINS for Problem Solving

Empowering-Communities spoke to PC David McIlwhan from Fenland NPT about the benefits of using E-CINS for problem solving: ‘We have used E-CINS in Cambridgeshire for a number of years now….

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Managing High Demand Through E-CINS

By Shelley Ward, Operation Farmington Project Officer, Cambridgeshire Constabulary Operation Farmington is Cambridgeshire Constabulary’s High Demand project to provide an improved response to persons that are high demand on police….

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E-CINS assists in Safeguarding a Child at risk of FGM

February saw the conviction of the first person in the UK to be found guilty of female genital mutilation. Despite being outlawed in the UK by the Prohibition of Female…

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Evidence Gathering, Risk, Vulnerabilities and Safeguarding

by Claire George, Head of Service, Peterborough Pupil Referral Service “We use E-CINS for evidence gathering in relation to information sharing, particularly around prevent work, sharing information from individual agencies…


20 years of Empowering-Communities

Back in 1999 I embarked on a journey to create a secure, intelligent way for communities to come together to share information to help keep people safe and from the…