Anti-Slavery - spot the signs
Nottinghamshire Police is urging people to look out for the signs of modern slavery - and help free vulnerable people from a life of misery.
Next of Kin
A common misconception prevails among both the general public and health and social care professionals regarding the significance of being designated as the "next of kin." It is important to dispel this myth.
Non-fatal Strangulation became an offence under the Domestic Abuse Act (2021), It is estimated that there are over 20,000 survivors (of all genders) experience Non-Fatal Strangulation in the UK each year.
Safeguarding Adults Week 2023
Safeguarding Adults Week 2023 takes place from 20 to 24 November.
New Chair appointed to Nottinghamshire Safeguarding Adults Board
Nottinghamshire Safeguarding Adults Board is welcoming a new independent Chair, following the appointment of a former Detective Chief Superintendent.
Departure of Independent Chair
After 12 years of leading Nottinghamshire’s Safeguarding Board as our Independent Chair, Allan Breeton will be leaving his post in September.
Police access to property
During the COVID pandemic, and as a result of recent SARs, we have noted an increase in coercive control being used by those posing a risk of abuse. There are a number of situations when police may be contacted to access a property
DBS: Regional Safeguarding Outreach programme update
We welcome Lizzie Whittington as the new Safeguarding Outreach Officer for the East Midlands region. Find out more about Lizzie's role and how she can support you and your colleagues in safeguarding and safer recruitment.
Safeguarding children in faith groups partnership event
Nottinghamshire and Nottingham City SCPs present an online, interactive, partnership event on Wednesday October 27th at 9.30am. Hear how real-life safeguarding situations were managed, plus an expert speaker on child neglect.