What is the National Police Improvement Agency for?

Discussion in 'The Intelligence Cell' started by Bernster, Feb 8, 2010.

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  1. As it is, they cost a lot, other people do all their work and besides a mountain of bureaucracy, I have seen no real change.
  2. JINGO

    JINGO War Hero Book Reviewer

    Having had numerous dealings with their IT "Help Desk" I can only say that i have come to the conclusion that NPIA stands for No Point In Asking. They are just another costly bureaucratic white elephant choking the life out of common sense Policing.
  3. A link may have been useful so see below …

    Quote from their website ….

    The NPIA is a non-departmental public body (NDPB) sponsored and funded by the Home Office. It is police-owned and police-led; with representation on the National Policing Board and an executive leadership drawn from the police service..

    Looks like some form of QUANGO . I too now wonder what the salary bill and overall running costs are ?

    I have never heard of the organisation and I doubt if they will ever be hitting national headlines with any of their achievements even though they seem to have some fairly senior personnel on their board .
  4. They have been talking to us about our lightweight dyneema body armour that we have supplied to the FCO, HMRC & DFID.

    They do a hell of lot of talking thou!!!
  5. A quango to employ senior ex plods who have toed the NuLiabor line.
  6. To employ, at tax-payers' expense, many Labour voters.