On the evening of January 19, 2012, officers from the South Wales Police and the Wales Extremism and Counter-Terrorism Unit entered the Canton Community Centre in Cardiff with the intent of disrupting a meeting being hosted by Al Ghurabaa.
The importance of good community policing is a view held by Professor Martin Innes, a terrorism expert based at Cardiff University. “If you get community policing right, the public will become the eyes and ears for the police,”
The Universities' Police Science Institute has conducted a study aimed at developing new evidence and insights about what works to persuade people to adopt new security behaviours that better protect them from crime risks.
The Policing Futures Masterclass Series is a unique collaboration between The Universities’ Police Science Institute (UPSI) and South Wales Police (SWP), designed to provide the knowledge, skills and experience required to develop critical thinking and evidence-based practice among those considered future leaders within the force.