As part of the wider approach to digital and traditional engagement, Smart Alert was launched by Police and Crime Commissioner for Staffordshire Matthew Ellis in March 2016 to improve engagement between Staffordshire Police and the communities they serve.
From the hidden world of the Dark Web to the simplest social engineering phone scam this conference will shine a light on the fastest growing form of crime. We'll explore the nature of online fraud and the threat it poses to the public and private sectors.
- What are the risks?
- What are the tricks??
- And what are the solutions
You can't afford to miss it.
Thanks to Staffordshire’s Police & Crime Commissioner, ESO CIC can now deliver their Be Safe Stay Safe project. The project, funded from the PCC’s People Power fund, addresses two issues that affect many vulnerable young people – getting around independently and using the internet safely.
The child sexual exploitation (CSE) and missing children service in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire will be run by national organisation, Catch22, from 1st September 2017. This will replace a number of current services provided by Staffordshire Police, Brighter Futures and Families First.
The new service will tackle CSE through a range of early work and targeted support with families and carry out return home interviews for all missing children.
Savana are currently offering CPD Accredited Training in the following:
Responding to Disclosure of Sexual Violence
‘This course will explore what constitutes sexual violence and how to cope and deal with disclosure, including identifying local sources of support. The session is aimed at anyone who may have to deal with disclosure during the course of their work’
Female Genital Mutilation
This course is subsided for members by Staffordshire County Council.
This half day course is designed for anyone who comes into contact with adults who are potentially at risk. It will enable learners to understand what to look for and how to safeguard adults from harm. Be the end of the training you should be able to recognise abuse, respond effectively and refer appropriately. The course will cover:-
Contact the Elderly, the national charity dedicated to tackling loneliness and isolation among older people, has teamed up with local organisation Support Staffordshire to extend an invitation to tea to older residents in Stafford.
Lots of educational sessions in an informal, relaxed environment including:
- CPR and what to do in an emergency - delivered by Staffordshire & Stoke-On-Trent
- NHS Partnership Trust
- Assistive technology - information and advice from Medequip
- Relaxation taster session
- Home fire safety delivered by Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service
- Staffordshire Police advice and support on staying safe - on line, and out and about
Free refreshments and giveaways
The National Trading Standards Scams Team are looking for national partner organisations to help identify people living with dementia who would benefit from a call blocker to stop them receiving nuisance and scam calls. Once a partner has identified a potential user they would send the partner a call blocker for installation.
As a pilot initiative, the Staffordshire Safer Roads Partnership is providing, through a bidding process, £200k over the next 2 years in the form of the Road Safety Grant Fund.
The money has been made available to: