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Level 5 designing out crime qualification national delivery attracts delegates from ten Home Office forces and exclusive external speakers

The Academy’s national delivery in March 2021 of the accredited Level 5 Diploma in Crime Prevention-Designing Out Crime qualification attracted delegates from a wide range of Home Office forces as well as British Transport Police. 

The Home Office forces that were represented included: Bedfordshire; Leicestershire; Cambridgeshire; North Wales; South Wales; Surrey; Kent; West Midlands Police; Dorset; and Avon and Somerset. The 15 delegates who are all recently appointed to the DOCO role within their force had access to exclusive external speakers including Supt Stephen Burns, Staff Officer to the NPCC Lead for Crime Prevention CC Stephen Watson who discussed the role of the DOCO in influencing management.