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techUK urges govt to support SMEs in tech procurement

18 Mar 2019, 1:28 p.m.

UK technology trade association techUK has urged the government to ...

Forensic Science Regulator calls for statutory enforcement powers

18 Mar 2019, 1:21 p.m.

The Forensic Science Regulator has once again urged the Home ...

‘Does GDS still have a role to play?’ – Cunnington faces MPs

18 Mar 2019, 12:43 a.m.

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport gets new chief

18 Mar 2019, 12:18 a.m.

Home secretary tells web giants ‘enough is enough’ on extremist content

17 Mar 2019, 4:01 p.m.

Code 4000 to expand coding pilot scheme to HMP Holme House

15 Mar 2019, 1:33 p.m.

The government has decided to teach coding to prisoners to ...

DCMS offers £80k for deputy director of IT to lead expanded team

15 Mar 2019, 1:22 p.m.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) is ...

“It’s a discipline in demand”: BEIS CDIO Karl Hoods on hiring data scientists in government

15 Mar 2019, 12:36 p.m.


British APCO (previously known as BAPCO) is now acknowledged as the leading UK based Association in the British Isles for all professionals in public safety and civil contingencies communications and information systems.

British APCO is a growing community with extensive communications knowledge gained as a result of delivering real life public safety.  We are an independent, user led, not for profit association working to improve emergency services and public safety communications and information technology for everybody’s benefit.

British APCO members are an important part of a worldwide network of public safety communications and information technology professionals.  British APCO is affiliated to APCO Global Alliance which includes sister organisations representing public safety users in the USA and Canada.

Our members' individual experience, knowledge and expertise combined with that of our partners worldwide helps British APCO act as a hub for knowledge and support in a fast moving sector focused on public safety.