March 2021

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Tackling County Lines, a proactive safeguarding approach - Free conference

The 'Tackling County Lines, a proactive safeguarding approach’ event is a free 2 day conference hosted by the National County Lines Coordination Centre (NCLCC), which is available to all agencies to attend and will take place on 23rd and 24th March. Thereafter, all the material will be available to view on demand following the event. 

It will be particularly useful for law enforcement staff, decision makers, frontline practitioners and their managers.

This event will provide knowledge and understanding of county lines criminality, including exploitation of both children and vulnerable adults. It will provide attendees with practical guidance and advice, understanding of best practice in terms of both tackling offending and safeguarding victims, which will assist them in providing appropriate support and interventions.

Key topics include:

  • Section 45 Defence and the NRM
  • Tackling Cuckooing
  • Managing complex safeguarding
  • Use of civil orders
  • Tackling transportation
  • Tactical options
  • County lines lived experience

Please register using this link and please use your work email address. Please ensure that you add the event to your calendar. A timetable will be shared after you have registered, so that you can select which presentations you would like to attend. There will be opportunities to ask questions.

Please share this link with your colleagues, there are no limitations around numbers of attendees and we want to reach as many people as possible! We look forward to you joining us.


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