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DELIVERING CRIME PREVENTION

ACHIEVING DEMAND REDUCTION

About Us


We are a police-owned organisation working on behalf of the Police Service throughout the UK over the last 20 years, to deliver a wide range of crime prevention and demand reduction initiatives.

Our Mission


Preventing the Predictable

Police Crime Prevention Initiatives is the UK’s police crime prevention initiative. We seek to achieve sustainable reductions in crime through design and other approaches to help people live in a safer society.

THE BASIC MISSION FOR WHICH POLICE EXIST IS TO PREVENT
CRIME AND DISORDER

Sir Robert Peel
Home Secretary, who established the London Metropolitan Police Force in 1829

Our Initiatives

Improves the security of buildings and their immediate surroundings to provide safe places to live, work, shop and visit

Helps to protect large and small businesses from cyber crime, one of the most rapidly evolving crime types in the UK

Will add a valuable channel for businesses to access PCPI services including cyber crime, security alarms, Community Safety Accreditation Schemes and even counter terrorism

Provides a new generation of formally accredited & portable qualifications in crime prevention and designing out crime

Documents police requirements for the private security industry involved in providing the installation, maintenance and monitoring of alarm systems

A voluntary scheme that allows Chief Constables to accredit non police staff of organisations, to tackle graffiti, litter and anti-social behaviour

A new Licensing Security & Vulnerability initiative, to reduce the risk of crime and help raise standards to make licensed premises safer for customers, staff, management and local communities

A police crime reduction certification scheme, awarded to organisations that have adopted a number of key principles to protect against the risk of crime

UK-wide initiative aimed at reducing crime and the fear of crime in parking facilities