MPS Publication Scheme

Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

Acronym:What it stands for:
AAIBAir Accident Investigation Branch
ABAAcceptable Behaviour Agreement
ABCAgreed Behaviour Contract
ABDAcute Behavioural Disorder
ABEAchieving Best Evidence
ABHActual Bodily Harm
ABIAssociation of British Insurers
ACAssistant Commissioner
ACASAdvisory, Concilliation and Arbitration Service
ACCAnti-Corruption Command
ACDAutomatic Call Distribution
ACGAnti-Corruption Group
ACPAssistance Commissioner Professionalism
ACPCArea Child Protection Committee
AC-PITAssistant Commissioner Public Inquiry Team
ACPOAssociation of Chief Police Officers (of England, Wales & N Ireland)
ACPOSAssociation of Chief Police Officers in Scotland
ACSC & OAssistant Commissioner Specialist Crime & Operations
ACSOAssistant Commissioner Specialist Operations
ACTPAssistant Commissioner Territorial Policing
ADCSAssociation of Directors of Childrens Services
ADJAdjourned
ADMSAlarm Data Management System
ADSAccreditation Documentation Set
A & EAccident & Emergency
AEPAttenuated Energy Projectile
AEXPLOAssistant Explosives Officer
AFIAreas For Improvement
AFIAuthorised Firearms Inspector
AFOAuthorised Firearms Officer
AFRAutomatic Fingerprint Recognition
AGSAnnual Governance Statement
AHEADEnfield & Haringey Drug Treatment for Young People
AHORSETRAssistant Horse Trainer
AIAccident Investigator
AIOAssistant Information Officer
AIUAccident Investigation Unit
ALAnnual Leave
ALGAssociation of London Governments
ALIBAssistant Librarian
ALIBRARNAssistant Librarian
ALOAmbulance Liaison Officer
AMIApparent Mental Illness
AMITArea Major Incident Team
AMLAnti Money Laundering
AMSApplications Maintenance and Support
ANPRAutomatic Number Plate Recognition
AOABHAssault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm
AORArmed Operations Record
APAAssociation of Police Authorities
APACSAssessment of Policing and Community Safety
AP-APPArmed POlicing - Authorised Professional Practice
APLSAutomatic Personnel Location Systems
APPApplication
APPAccredited Professional Practice
APPAuthorised Professionalism Practice
APRGArmed Robbery Reference Group
APSActing Police Service
ARAnnual Report
ARAAssets Recovery Agency
ARCAlarm Receiving Centres
ARCCAeronautical Rescue Coordination Centre
AR HELMETAnti-Riot Helmet
ARLAuthority Revocation List
ARLSAutomatic Resource Location Systems
ArqivaCurrent Radio Service Supplier
ARVArmed Response Vehicle
ASAll Stations
ASAPAs Soon As Possible
ASBAnti Social Behaviour
ASBAPAnti Social Behaviour Action Panel
ASBOsAnti Social Behaviour Orders
ASCIIAmerican Standard Code for Information Interchange
ASOAssistant Scientific Officer
ASPApplications System Provider
ASTsArrest Support Teams
ASUAir Support Unit
ASWApproved Social Worker
ATSAutomatic Traffic Signals
ATWAccess To Work
ATWMArea Traffic Warden Manager
AVCAdditional Voluntary Contributions
AVLAutomatic Vehicle Location
AVLSAutomatic Vehicle Location Systems
AVSAddress Verification Service
AWAREA Windows Application in a Resilient Environment
AWT Affordable Workforce Targets

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B

Acronym:What it stands for:
BARKBrent Action for Responsible K9s
BAUBusiness as Usual
BBMBlackberry Messaging
BBPBorough Based Policing
BCCBlock Check Character
BCCBrigade Coordination Centre
BCDRBusiness Continuity & Disaster Recovery Plan
BCHBusiness Crime Hub
BCMU’sBorough Crime Management Units
BCPBorough Crown Prosecutor
BCRBorough Control Room
BCRPBusiness Crime Reduction Partnership
BCSBritish Crime Survey
BCTGBorough Co-ordination & Tasking Group
BCTGBorough Crime Tasking Group
BCUBorough Command Unit
BDCBusiness Development Co-ordinator
BDDBorough Designated Despatch
BDOBusiness Development Office
BECCBorough Emergency Control Centre
BEEPBuilding Energy Efficiency Programme
BESTBehaviour Education & Support Teams
BFBring Forward
BFMBorough Forensic Manager
BGSUBorough Group Support Unit
BIABusiness Impact Assessment
BIAGBlack Independent Advisory Group
BISBumblebee Imaging System
BISBusiness Innovation Skills
BIUBorough Intelligence Unit
BIUBusiness Intelligence Unit
BLOBorough Liaison Officer
BMEBlack or Minority Ethnicity
BNPBulgarian National Police
BOCCBorough Olympic Command Centre
BOCUBorough Operational Command Unit
(B) OCUBorough & Operational Control Unit
BOSBorough Operations Supervisor
BOTJBringing Offenders to Justice
BPABlack Police Association
BREEAMBuilding Research Establishment Environment Assessment Method
BSMIBorough Support Management Information
BSPBorough Support Pool
BSUBorough Support Unit
BTBritish Telecom
BTAUBusiness & Technical Assurance Unit
BTPBritish Transport Police
BTRBail To Return
BVPIBest Value Performance Indicator
BVRBest Value Review
BVRIBest Value Review Indicators
BVR (T)Best Value Review of Training
BWTBorough Workforce Targets
BWTBudgeted Workforce Targets
BWVBody Worn Video

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C

Acronym:What it stands for:
4C’sConsult, Compare, Challenge & Complete
C3iCommand, Control, Communication and Information Project
CO11Public Order OCU, Operations & Planning
CAConfidentiality Agreement
CACustody Assistant
CACertificate Authority
CAAComprehensive Area Assessment
CAADACo-ordinated Action Against Domestic Abuse
CACCommunity Assistance Centre
CACCentral Ambulance Control
CADCommunities Against Drugs
CADComputer Aided Despatch
CADMISComputer Aided Dispatch Management Information Systems
CADREAdvanced Public Order Trained Officers
CAGCommunication Advisory Group
CAITSChild Abuse Investigation Teams
CAIUCivil Actions Investigation Unit
CALTCentre of Applied Learning Technologies
CAMHSChild & Adolescent Mental Heath Service
CAMHSChild And Mental Health Service
C/ARBCollision /Accident Report Book
CARMComputer Aided Resource Management
CARMComputer Aided Resource Manager
CARMSComputer Aided Resource Management System
CARPOCommunication And Press Relations Officer
CASTCentre for Applied Science and Technology
CATCommunity Action Teams
CAWNsChild Abduction Warning Notices
CBDDCentralised Borough Designated Despatch
CBRNChemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear
CBRNEChemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosive Incidents
CBSSCollege Based Sandwich Student
C & CCommand & Control
CCBCentral Casualty Bureau
CCCCentral Command Complex
CCCCentral Communications Command
CCCsCommunity Consultation Coordinators
CCCCCrown Court Case Clerk
CCCPTMGCommunity Cohesion Contingency Planning and Tension Monitoring Group
CCGClinical Commissioning Group
CCICommunications Control Interface
CCIClimate Change Initiative
CCITTInternational Telephony/Telegraphy Consultative Committee
CCNContract Change Number
CCOCivilian Communication Officers
CCoACIPFA Common Chart of Accounts
CCPCamera Control Protocol
CCRCCriminal Cases Review Commission
CCRUCultural & Communities Resource Unit
CCSCrown Commercial Services
CCSCrime Control Strategy
CCTACentral Computer & Telecommunications Agency
CCTVClose Circuit Television
C & DControl & Direction
C & DCommand & Dispatch
C & D ActCrime & Disorder Act
CDAControlled Drinking Zone Area
CDGCorporate Development Group
CDICommon Data Interface
CDOCustody Detention Officers
CDOUCentral Driver Offences Unit
CDRCommander
CDRPCrime & Disorder Reduction Plan
CDRPsCrime & Disorder Reduction Partnerships
CDSComplaints & Discipline System
CDSCorporate Demand Strategy
CENTREXCentral Police Training and Development Agency
CEOCommunications & Electronics Officer
CEOCommunications Enquiry Office
CEOPChild Exploitation and Online Protection Centre
CESGCommunications Electronic Security Group
CFCarried Forward
CFOChief Financial Officer
CFO-MPSChief Financial Officer-Metropolitan Police Service
CFO-MOPACChief Financial Officer-Mayors Office of Policing & Crime
CGConsultancy Group
Ch InspChief Inspector
Ch SuptChief Superintendent
CHICorporate Health Indicator
CHSCall Handling Service
CHSContact Handling System
CIChief Inspector
CIACommunity Impact Assessment
CIAConfidentiality, Integrity and Availability
CIBComplaints Investigations Bureau
CIBSEChartered Institute of Building Services Engines
CICACriminal Injuries Compensation Authority
CIDCriminal Investigation Department
CIDAConcerned Inter-agency Drugs Action group
CIESComprehensive Income and Expenditure Statement
CIPFAChartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy
CIPPCrime Investigation Priority Project
CIOChief Information Officer
CISConsultancy and Information Service
CIESComprehensive Income & Expenditure Statement
CITCrisis Intervention Teams
CIUCasualty Information Unit
CIUCollision Investigation Unit
CJCriminal Justice
CJACriminal Justice Act
CJOCriminal Justice Office
CJPUCriminal Justice Protection Unit
CJSCriminal Justice System
CJSGCriminal Justice Strategy Group
CJSSSCriminal Justice Simple Speedy Summary
CJUCrime Justice Unit
CJXCriminal Justice Extract
CJXCriminal Justice Extranet
CKPCertificate of Knowledge
CLACopyright Licensing Agency
CLASCSEG Listed Advisory Scheme
CLICalling Line Identity
CLOCommunity Liaison Officer
CLOCourt Liaison Officer
CLPCommissioner's Leadership Programme
CLPsCasualty Landing Points
CMConfiguration Management
CMBVRCrime Management Best Value Review
CMCCentral Mobilisation Centre
CMGCommunity Monitoring Group
CMNCommunity Monitoring Network
CMOChief Medical Officer
CMRUCareer Management & Retention Unit
CMSCrime Management System
CMUCrime Management Unit
CNNClaim Control Note
CNsCriminal Networks
CNPsCustody Nurse Practitioners
COCentral Operations
COCommissioner’s Office
COCommunications Officer
COBRCabinet Office Briefing Room
COGChief Officer Group
COLPCity Of London Police
COMAHControl of Major Accident Hazards
COMETSCommissioner’s Office METS (Civil Staff Sports & Social Association)
CONPHYSConsulting Physician
CONTRLLRCAD Controller
COPCode of Practice
COPCourt of Protection
CoPCollege of Policing
CORINCorrespondence on the Intranet
CorOCoroner’s Officer
CoronerCoroner’s Officer
CorresCorrespondence
COSHHControl of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations
COTSCommercial Of The Shelf
CPContingency Plan
CPCertification Practice Statement
CPAChristian Police Association
CPACritical Performance Area
CPAUCorporate Performance Analysis Unit
CPCGCrime Prevention Consultative Group
CPDACrime Prevention Design Advisor
CPEGCommunity and Police Engagement Groups
CPIACriminal Procedure and Investigations Act 1996
CPMCommissioner of the Police of the Metropolis
CPMCorporate Performance Meeting
CPOCrime Prevention Officer
CPOCommissioner's Private Office
CPSCrown Prosecution Service
CPSCertification Practice Statement
CPTChild Protection Team
CPTCentral Purchasing Team
CPTDACentral Police Training & Development Agency
CPUCase Progression Unit
CPUChild Protection Unit
C/RCommand / Response
CRAMMCCTA Risk Analysis & Management Method
CRBCollision Report Book
CRBCriminal Records Bureau
CRCCommunity Rehabilitation Company
CRECommission for Racial Equality
CREVCrime Related Exhibit Vouchers
CRIMINTCriminal Intelligence
CRIPCommon Recognised Information Pictures
CRISCrime Report Information System
CRLCertificate Revocation List
CRMCustomer Relationship Management
CRPVCrime-Related Property Voucher
CRRCommunity Race Relations
CRSCalling Routing System
CRTPCompetence-Related Threshold Payment
CSCrime Scene
CSCorson & Stoughton Incapacitant Spray (CS Spray)
CSACentral Station Alarm
CSACorporate Strategic Assessment
CSASCommunity Safety Accreditation Scheme
CSAZCommunity Safety Action Zones
CSCCivil Service Compensation Scheme
CSCCard Security Code
CSECrime Scene Examiners
CSEWCrime Survey for England and Wales
CSISCustody Suite Imaging System
CSMCrime Scene Manager
CSPCommunity Safety Partnership
CSPCommunity Service Policy
CSPCommunity Security Policy
CSRCorporate Social Responsibility
CSSCustomer Satisfaction Survey
CSSCosted Security Strategy
CSSPCommunity Safety Strategic Partnership
CSTCommunity Safety Team
CSTComplaints Support Team
CSUCommunity Safety Unit
CTCounter Terrorism
CTCCounter Terrorist Check
CTCCounter Terrorist Command
CTIComputer Telephony Integration
CTIBCentral Telephone Investigation Bureau
CTIOCounter Terrorism Intelligence Officer
CTSETCommunities Together Strategic Engagement Team
CUCollation Unit
CUSUCommunication Users Support Unit
CVSCrime Victim Survey
C & WCable & Wireless
CWSRCalls Without Service Request
CYPSChildren & Young People’s Services
CYPSGChildren & Young People’s Strategy Group
CZCorporate Gazetteer

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D



Acronym:What it stands for:
D of EDuke of Edinburgh Award Scheme
DADomestic Abuse
DAATDrug Alcohol Action Team
DACDeputy Assistant Commissioner
DACSODeputy Assistant Commissioner Special Operations
DAMOVOCurrent Telephony Supplier
DAMSDigital Asset Management System
DAPDiversity Awareness Programme
DARADirectorate of Audit Risk and Assurance
DATDrug Action Team
DCDetective Constable
D&CDirection & Control
DCCDeputy Commissioners Command
DCCDigital, Cyber and Communications
DCFDDiversity and Citizen Focus Directorate
DCIDetective Chief Inspector
D/COMMDeputy Commissioner
DCPDeputy Commissioner's Portfolio
DCSDetective Chief Superintendent
Det Ch SuptDetective Chief Superintendent
DDADisability Discrimination Act
DDIDirect Dial Inward
DDMDesignated Disaster Mortuary
DDODesignated Detention Officer
DECTDigitally Enhanced Cordless Telephone
DEFSDigital Electronic Forensic Services
DetsDetails of the Investigation
DevNomDevelopment Nominal
DHRDomestic Homicide Review
DIDetective Inspector
DIAGDisability Independent Advisory Group
DIPDrug Intervention Programme
DIRDuty Intelligence Researcher
DISCDisconnect Command
DIUDivisional Intelligence Unit
DLSDepartment of Legal Services
DMDisconnect Mode
DMADivisional/Detainee Monies Account
DMCDirectorate of Media & Communications
DMMDaily Management Meeting
DMPCDeputy Mayor for Policing and Crime
DMSDuties Management System
DNADeoxyribonucleic Acid
D/NDData / No Data Flag
DNSData Network Segment
DNTData Network Table
DOCODesigning out Crime Officers
DOIDirectorate of Information
DOITDevelopment & Organisation Improvement Team
DOORsDynamic Object Orientated Requirements Systems
DORDirectorate Of Resources
DoTDepartment of Transport
DPDigital Policing
DP TOMDigital Policing Target Operating Model
DPAData Protection Act 1998
DPADirectorate of Public Affairs
DPCSDepartment of Procurement & Commercial Services
DPGDiplomatic Protection Group
DPLODivisional Press Liaison Officer
DPOData Protection Officer
DPPDirector of Public Prosecutions
DPPODesignated Public Place Order
DPSDirectorate of Professional Standards
DRGDrug Reference Group
DRMDuty Resource Manager
DRMDeveloping Resource Management
DSDetective Sergeant
DSADisability Services Association
DSADigital Signature Algorithm
DSAPDiversity Strategy Action Plan
DSCDesignated Security Co-ordinator
DSMUDiversity Strategy Monitoring Unit
DSODepartment Security Officer
D/SuptDetective Superintendent
DSUDevelopment Support Unit
DSUDiscipline Support Unit
DSUDog Support Unit
DTCDuty to Cooperate
DTDDirectorate of Training & Development
DTIDepartment of Trade & Industry
DTODetention & Training Order
DTSDiversity Training School
DTSUDiversity Training Strategy Unit
DTTO’sDrug Treatment & Testing Orders
DTUDivisional Training Unit
DVDevelopment Vetting
DVDomestic Violence
DVIDisaster Victim Identification
DVLADriver & Vehicle Licensing Agency
DVOGDomestic Violence Operation Group
DVWGDomestic Violence Work Group
DWPDepartment of Work and Pensions

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E


Acronym:What it stands for:
EABEvidence and Actions Book
EAHEarly Administration Hearings
EAPEnterprise Architecture Platform
EBMEvidential Breath Machine
EBPEvidence Based Policing
EBTIEvidential Breath Test Instrument
ECBExtended Control Byte
ECHREuropean Court of Human Rights
EDExpected Delivery
EDITEvidential Drug Identification Testing
EDLEnglish Defence League
EDMElectronic Document Management
EDRMElectronic Document & Records Management
EDUEarly Deletion Unit
E&EEfficiency and Effectiveness
EEAEuropean Economic Area
EEKEarly Evidence Kits
EFHEarly First Hearing
EFPEuropean Firearms Permit
EFQMEuropean Foundation for Quality Management
e-GIFe-Government Interoperability Framework
e-GMSElectronic Government Metadata Standards
e-GovernmentElectronic Government
EHRCEquality and Human Rights Commission
EIAEquality Impact Assessment
EIDUEvents & Income Development Unit
EIREnvironmental Information Regulations
EISECEnhanced Information Service for Emergency Calls
ELSEmergency Life Support
ELTCCEast London Traffic Control Centre
EMExcellence Model
EMCEEC Electromagnetic Compatibility
EMDEmotional or Mentally Distressed
EMROEarly Morning Restriction Orders
EMSEnvironmental Management System
EMSCUEast Midlands Strategic Commercial Unit
EMTEmergency Medical Technician
EOCEmergency Operator Centre
EPAEmergency Planning Advisors
EPAEnduring Powers of Attorney
EPDsElectronic Personal Dosimeters
EPICEmergency Procedures & Information Centre
EPICEnforcement, Prevention Intelligence and Communication
EPMsEmergency Planning Managers
EPOEstate Police Officers
EPUEvaluation and Performance Unit
ER and REmergency Response and Recovery
ERATElectronic Risk Assessment Tool
ERMElectronic Records Management
ERNICEarnings Related National Insurance Contributions
ERPEnterprise Resource Management
ERPTEmergency Response and Patrol Team
ERUEmployee Relations Unit
ERUEvidence Recovery Unit
ESEstates Strategy
ESBEmpress State Building
ESCEscape Character
ESDElectronic Service Delivery
ESDEvidential Screening Data
ESMCPEmergency Services Mobile Communications Programme
ESNEmergency Service Network
ESPEmployer Supported Policing
ESPREnvironment Strategy & Progress Report
ETEmployment Tribunal
EUEuropean Union
EWMSEmerald Warrant Management System
EWOEducation Welfare Officer
EWSEmbassy Warning System
EXPOExplosives Officer

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F

Acronym:What it stands for:
FACFirearms Certificate
FACEFight Against Child Exploitation
FACPNForensic Adolescent Community Psychiatric Nurse
FACTSFocus Achievements Challenges Transitions Staff
FALCONFraud and Linked Crime Online
FAQFrequently Asked Questions
FATFactory Acceptance Test
FATACCFatal Accident
FAWFairness At Work
FAWAFairness At Work Advisor
FAWAAFairness At Work Appeals Advisor
FBCFallback Control Facility
FBCFinal Business Case
FBIFederal Bureau of Investigations
FBPFinance Business Partners
FCAFinancial Conduct Authority
FCPsForward Command Points
FCRForce Control Room
FCVForward Control Vehicles
FETFirearms Enquiry Team
FFA UKFinancial Fraud Action UK
FIPSFederal Information Processing Standards
FISPMPS Information Security Policy
FITForward Intelligence Team
FIUFinancial Investigation Unit
FLMFamily Liaison Manager
FLOFamily Liaison Officer
FMFacilities Management
FMCPFinancial Management Code of Practice
FMEForensic Medical Examination
FMEForensic Medical Examiner
FMECAFailure Mode, Effects & Criticality Analysis
FNBDFix Need By Date
FPNFixed Penalty Notice
FOGFraudulently Obtained Genuine
FOIFreedom of Information
FOIAFreedom of Information Act 2000
FOIACFreedom of Information Act Compliance
FOSFinancial Ombudsman Service
FPUFirearms Policy Unit
FQDNFederal Information Processing Statement
FQDNFully Qualified Domain Name
FRACASFailure Reporting And Corrective Action System
FRMFinance & Resources Manager
FRMRFrame Reject Command
FRPForensic Readiness Policy
FRRCFriends and Relatives Reception Centre
FSBFederation of Small Businesses
FSBFederation of Small Businesses
FSPForensic Service Providers
FTAFault Tree Analysis
FTEFirst Time Entrants
FTEFull Time Equivalent
FVAFull Viability Assessment

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G

Acronym:What it stands for:
GBHGrievous Bodily Harm
GCJUGlidewell Criminal Justice Unit
GDSCGovernment Data Standard Catalogue
GHGifts and Hospitality
GISGeographic Information System
GLAGreater London Authority
GLADAGreater London Alliance Against Drugs & Alcohol
GLMCAGreater London Magistrates Courts Authority
GMPGreater Manchester Police
GMUGeneral Message Unit
GOLGovernment Office for London
GPGeneral Practitioner
GPGGood Practice Guide
GPSGlobal Positioning System
GRCGender Recognition Certificate
GSGeneral Support
GSCGovernment Security Classification
GSZGovernment Security Zone
GTLO'sGypsy and Traveller Liaison Officers
GTNGovernment Telecommunications Network
GUIGraphical User Interface

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H

Acronym:What it stands for:
HAHighways Authority
HACHumanitarian Assistance Centre
HALHeathrow Airport Limited
HARPsHousing Association Registered Providers
HASWAHealth And Safety at Work Act
HAZMATHazardous Material
HBPOSHealth Based Places of Safety
HCIHuman Computer Interface
HCPHealth Care Professional
HDLCHigh Layer Data Link Control Procedure
HEADHealth, Education Accommodation & Drugs Team
HEMSHelicopter Emergency Medical Service
HFPTHammersmith and Fulham Policing Team
HHTower Hamlets
HMHer Majesty
HMCEHer Majesty’s Customs & Excise
HMCGHer Majesty’s Coast Guard
HMCPSIHer Majesty’s Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate
HMCTSHer Majesty’s Courts and Tribunal Services
HMEPOsHazardous Material and Environmental Protection Officers
HMGHer Majesty’s Government
HMICHer Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary
HMIC (T)Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary-Training
HMISHer Majesty’s Immigration Service
HMSOHer Majesty’s Stationery Office
HOHome Office
HOCHouse of Commons
HOCRHome Office Counting Rules
HOGHome Office Guidance
HOIEHome Office Immigration Enforcement
HOLHouse of Lords
HOLMESHome Office Large Major Enquiry System
HomRAGHomicide Research Action Group
HORTHome Office Road Traffic
HOSOLHome Office Serious Offence List
HPDSHigh Potential Development Scheme
HQHeadquarters
HRHuman Resources
HRAHuman Rights Act
HRAHounslow Revenue Account
HRECHounslow Racial Equality Council
HRMHuman Resources Manager
HSEHealth & Safety Executive
HSMHardware Security Module

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I





Acronym:What it stands for:
IAInformation Assurance
IAACInformation Assurance Advisory Council
IAGIndependent Advisory Group
IAOInformation Asset Owner
IARInformation Asset Register
IASBInformation Assurance and Security Board
IATInter Agency Talk Groups
IAUInformation Assurance Unit
IBOIntegrated Borough Operations
ICIdentification Code
ICInformation Commissioner
ICASIntelligence Cell Analysis System
ICBImpact Co-ordination Board
ICCIncident Call Handling Centre
ICCSIntegrated Communications & Control Systems
ICFIntegrated Client Function
ICGIndependent Challenge Group
ICOInformation Commissioner’s Office
ICPIndependent Challenge Panel
ICPIntegrated Communication Platform
ICPO/InterpolInternational Criminal Police Organisation
I/C PublicIn-Coming Public Call
ICRPIslington Crime Reduction Partnership
ICTInformation / Communications Technology
ICVIndependent Custody Visitors
IDGIntelligence Development Group
IDOIdentification Officer
IDSInternal Despatch System
IETFInternet Engineering Task Force
IEUIncident Enquiry Unit
IFACInternational Federation of Accountants
IFRSInternational Financial Reporting Services
IGFInformation Governance Framework
IGIPIntegrated Gang Intervention Project
IICInternal Investigations Command
IICSAIndependent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse
IIOInitial Investigation Officer
IIPIntegrated Intelligence Platform
IIPInvestors In People
IIRImmediate Informal Resolution
ILMCSInner London Magistrates Courts Service
ILPSInner London Probation Service
IMInformation Manager
IMInformation Management
IMBInformation Management Board
IMBInformation Management Branch
IMBAInformation Management Business Area
INFOSECInformation Security
InspInspector
IOInvestigating Officer
IOCCOInterception of Communication Commissioner's Office
IOTAInvestigating Officer Throughput Analysis
IOWAInvestigating Officer Workload Analysis
IPIncident Print
IPCCIndependent Police Complaints Commission
IPFInformation Policy Framework
IPGInformation Programme Group
IPIImprovement of Police Information
IPLDPInitial Police Learning and Development Programme
IPMInformation Policy Model
IPMSInstitute of Professionals, Managers & Specialists
IPOIntervention Programme Officer
IPSASInternational Public Sector Reporting Standards
IPTIntegrated Prosecution Teams
IRInformal Resolution
IRInformation Room
I & RInspection & Review
IRASInformation Risk Appetite Statement
IRBIncident Report Book
IRSIntermediate Routing Site
IRISIntegrated Rainbow Information System
IRTIdentification, Referral & Tracking system
IRVInstant Response Vehicle
IRVIncident Response Vehicle
ISInformation Systems
ISInformation Security
ISAInformation Sharing Agreement
ISABInformation Security and Assurance Board
ISCFInformation Systems Compliance Framework
ISOInternational Standards Organisation
ISOInformation Security Officer
ISPInformation Strategy Programme
ISSPIntensive Supervision & Surveillance Programme
ISS4PSInformation Systems Strategy for the Police Service
ITIndustrial Tribunal
ITInformation Technology
I&TIntegrated & Test
ITHCInformation Technology Health Check
ITLIntegration Test Laboratory
ITTInvitation to Tender
IVAInitial Viability Assessment
IVRInteractive Voice Response

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J

Acronym:What it stands for:
JARJoint Agency Review
JDJudicial Disposal
JDMJoint Decision Makers
JEDIJoint Enforcement Development Initiatives
JESCCJoint Emergency Services Control Centre
JESIPJoint Emergency Services Interoperability Programme
JFLJustice For London
JFLJustice For London Project
JPFJack Petchey Foundation
JPMJoint Performance Management
JRFTJob Related Fitness Test
JSJDJustice Seen Justice Done

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K

Acronym:What it stands for:
KBRKellogg-Brown & Root
KIISMETKnowledge Information Intelligence Solutions for the MPS
KINKey Individual Network
KLOEKey Lines of Enquiries
KPIKey Performance Indicator
KPRMKey Performance Review Meetings
KSIKilled or Seriously Injured
KYCKnow Your Customer

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L

Acronym:What it stands for:
LALocal Authority
LAALocal Authority Agreement
LAALondon Air Ambulance
LACLooked After Children
LALOLocal Authority Liaison Officer
LANLocal Area Network
LASLondon Ambulance Service
LASPOLegal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012
LBHLondon Borough of Hounslow
LBHFLondon Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham
LBPRLawful Business Practice Regulations
LBWFLondon Borough of Waltham Forest
LCDLord Chancellors Department
LCGLondon Coastguard
LCJBLocal Criminal Justice Board
LCJBLondon Criminal Justice Board
LCRCLondon Community Rehabilitation Company
LCVLight Commercial Vehicles
LDALondon Development Agency
LDAPLightweight Directory Access Protocol
LDCLearning Delivery Centre
LEALocal Education Authority
LESLPLondon Emergency Services Liaison Panel
LFBLondon Fire Brigade
LFEPALondon Fire and Emergency Planning Authority
LFMSLinguistic and Forensic Medical Services
LGBTAGLesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Advisory Group
LGVLarge Goods Vehicle
LIBLibrarian
LINLocal Information Notepads
LIOLocal Intelligence Officer
LIONLondon Information On-Line
LLACCLondon Local Authority Coordination Centre
LOCOGLondon Organising Committee of Olympic and Paralympic Games
LOEGLicensing Operational Enforcement Group
LPALasting Powers of Attorney
LPIULondon Policing Impact Unit
LPMLocal Policing Model
LRCLondon Research Centre
LRTLondon Resilience Team
LSBLeast Significant Bit
LSCLocal Security Champion
LSCBLondon Safeguarding Children Board
LSCPLondon Safety Camera Partnership
LSNLeast Significant Nibble
LSOLicenced Search Officer
LSPLocal Strategic Partnership
LTSLong Term Sickness
LULLondon Underground Limited
LYCPBLondon Youth Crime Prevention Board

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M

Acronym:What it stands for:
MACAMilitary Aid to Civil Authorities
MACCMilitary Aid to Civil Community
MACPMilitary Aid to Civil Power
MAGDMilitary Aid to Other Government Departments
MAHAMulti Agency Holding Area
MAMAMulti Agency Marshalling Area
MAMAMeasuring Anti-Muslim Attacks
MAMAMonitoring Anti-Muslim Attacks
MAPMobile Aware Project
MAPMicrosoft Accelerate Programme
MAPPAMulti-Agency Public Protection Agreements
MAPPSMulti-Agency Public Protection Panels
MARACMulti-Agency Risk Assessment Conferencing
MASHMulti-Agency Safeguarding Hub
M&CAMisconduct & Civil Actions Command
MCAMaritime and Coastguard Agency
MCFMajor Change Fund
MCPRFMetropolitan and City Police Relief Fund
MCRACMET wide Crimint Remote Access
MCVsMobile Control Vehicles
MDPMinistry of Defence Police
MDTMobile Data Terminal
MERITMobile Emergency Response Incident Team
MetMetropolitan Police Service
METADATAData About Data
Met AIRMPS Accident Information Reporting
MetCC-IRMetropolitan Command Complex - Information Room
MetCC-SORMetropolitan Command Complex - Special OPerations Room
MetCUMPS Circulation Unit
Met HRMPS Human Resources Management System
Met OPSMPS Resources Management Computer System
Met PhoneMPS Internal Telephone System
METSECMetropolitan Police Service Security
METSEC CodeMPS Security Code Manual
METTUSMPS Trade Union Side
MGManual of Guidance file preparation forms
MHAMental Health Act
MIMajor Incident
MIManagement Information
MIMet Intelligence
MIBMet Intelligence Bureau
MICCManagement Information & Communication Centre
MIRMajor Incident Room
MISManagement Information System
MISPERMissing Persons
MITMajor Investigation Team
MIUManagement Information Unit
MMRMonthly Management Report
MMRMonthly Monitoring Report
MOMedical Officer
MODMinistry of Defence
MOGManual Of Guidance
MOPACMayor's Office for Policing and Crime
MOUMemorandum of Understanding
MPMember of Parliament
MP-SORMPS Specialist Operations Room
MPAMetropolitan Police Authority
MPAAMetropolitan Police Athletic Association
MPBFMetropolitan Police Benevolent Fund
MPCBFMetropolitan Police Combined Benevolent Fund
MPCCUMetropolitan Police Cyber Crime Unit
MPCFMetropolitan Police Commissioner's Fund
MPCHFMetropolitan Police Convalescent Home Fund
MPDMetropolitan Police District
MPFSMetropolitan Police Friendly Society
MPSManual of Protective Security
MPSMetropolitan Police Service
MPSMailing Preferences Service (The)
MPSCMetropolitan Police Sports Club
MPSCGMetropolitan Police Service Consultancy Group
MPSFMetropolitan Police Sports Fund
MPSGPAMetropolitan Police Staff Greek Police Association
MPSTCMetropolitan Police Specialist Training Centre
MPSWFMetropolitan Police Service Welfare Fund
MPWWFMetropolitanlice Widows and Widowers Fund
MPUMarine Policing Unit
MSBMost Significant Byte
MSCMetropolitan Special Constable
MSFMuslim Safety Forum
MSNMost Significant Nibble
MSOMessage Switch Office
MSPManaged Services Provider
MSSMessage Switching Service
MSSRMulti Stage Shuttle Run
MSUMarine Support Unit
MSVMost Serious Violence
MTBFMean Time Between Failure
MTFPMedium Term Financial Plan
MTIMPS Technology Infrastructure
MTPMaster Test Plan
MTPASMobile Telephony Priority Access System
MVManagement Vetting

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N

Acronym:What it stands for:
N/ANot Applicable
NAANNational Appropriate Adult Network
NACRONational Association for Care and Resettlement of Offenders
NADNot Another Drop
NAFISNational Automated Fingerprint Identification System
NAMINational Alliance of the Mentally Ill
NAMPNational Association of Muslim Police
NAONational Audit Office
N A S C HName, Age, Sex, Colour, Height
NCALTNational Centre of Applied Learning Technology
NCDVNational Centre for Domestic Violence
NCISNational Criminal Intelligence Service
NCMNational Costing Model
NCRSNational Crime Record Standards
NCTPNational Counter Terrorism Policing HQ
NCTTNational Community Tension Team
NDMNational Decision Model
NFNational Front
NFANo Further Action/ No Fixed Abode
NFISNational Fingerprint Image System
NFONational Fingerprint Office
NGDNext Generation Desktop
NGOSNon-Governmental Organisations
NHSNational Health Service
NHSLANHS Litigation Authority
NINational Indicator
NICCNational, International Capital City Funding
NICENational/Institute for Clinical Excellence
NIMNational Intelligence Model
NIPNotice of Impending Prosecution
NISNational Indicator Set
NJGNarrowing the Justice Gap
NLANewspaper Licensing Agency
NLSFNational Legal Services Framework
NNDRNational Non-Domestic Rates
NOMSNational Offenders Management System
NOSNotifiable Occupation Scheme
NPANational Police Air Service
NPCCNational Police Chief's Council
NPCENational Centre for Policing Excellence
NPIANational Policing Improvement Agency
NPIRMTNational Police Information Risk Management Team
NPPNational Police Plan
NPPSNew Police Pension Scheme
NPPVNon-Police Personnel Vetting
NPSNational Probation Service (The)
NPSANational Patient Safety Agency
NPSATNational Protective Services Analysis Tool
NPTNational Police Training
NRMNational Referral Mechanism
NRSNational Recruitment Standards
NSIRONational Senior Information Responsible Officer
NSLECNational Specialist Law Enforcement Centre
NSPCCNational Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children
NSPISNational Strategy for Police Information Services
NSPISNational Society for Police Information Systems
NTENightime Economy
NTLFormer Radio Service Supplier (Now Arqiva)
NSYNew Scotland Yard
NTFIUNational Terrorist Financial Investigation Unit
NUMSNational Uniformed Managed Service
NYPDNew York Police Department

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O

Acronym:What it stands for:
OBCOutline Business Case
OBTJOffences Brought to Justice
OCGOperational Command Group
OCJROffice of Criminal Justice Reform
OCSPOnline Certificate Statue Protocol
OCUOperational Command Unit
ODAOnline Dating Association
OEPOperational Event Planner
OFSTEADOffice For Standards In Education
OGCOffice of Government Commerce
OHOccupational Health
OHAOccupational Health Advisor
OHMOccupational Health Manager
OICOfficer In Charge
OICOfficer In the Case
OIDObject Identifier
OJEUOfficial Journal of the European Union
OMOperational Monitor
OMM 2020One Met Model 2020
Op EvalOperation Evaluation
OPGOffice of the Public Guardian
OPMOperational Policing Measure
OPSOperations
OPSUOperational Policing Support Unit
OSAOfficial Secrets Act
OSSOperational Specialist Support - (Air Support Unit, Marine Support Unit & Dog Support Unit)
OSDOlympic Security Directorate
OSTOfficer Safety Training
OTISOperational Technology Information Service
OTISOperational Technology Information Systems
OTSUOperational Technology Support Unit
OUOpen University
OVROOverseas Visitors Records Office

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P



Acronym:What it stands for:
PAPut Away
PABENPolice Advisory Board of England and Wales
PABXPrivate Automatic Branch Exchange
PACPre-Assessment Checklist
PACEPolice And Criminal Evidence Act 1984
PACTParents and Abducted Children Together
PAOPublic Access Office
PAOPublic Affairs Office
PAPProcurement Assurance Process
PASPublic Access Space
PASPublic Attitude Survey
PASFPolice Approved Secure Facility scheme
PATPositive Action Team
PATProcurement Assurance Team
PATPProactive Assessment & Tasking Performa
PBOPermanent Beat Officers
PBXPrivate Branch Exchange
PCPersonal Computer
PCPolice Constable
PCAParental Control Agreement
PCAPolice Complaints Authority
PCCPolice and Crime Committee
PCCGPolice & Community Consultative Group
PCFTPolice Constable Foundation Training
PCHPolicy Clearing House
PCKIPublic Complaints Key Indicators
PCSPublic & Commercial Services Union
PCSOPolice Community Safety Officer
PCSOPolice Community Support Officers
PCSPSPrincipal Civil Service Pension Scheme
PCTPrimary Care Trust
PDPersonality Disorder
PDAPersonal Digital Assistant
PDDProfessional Development Day
PDFPortable Document Format (Adobe Acrobat)
PDRPerformance Development Review
PDTProgramme Delivery Team
PDUProfessional Development Unit
PECSPrisoner Escort Contracted Service
PEEPsPersonal Emergency Evacuation Procedures
PELFPalesta Event Liaison Facility
PERPrisoner Escort Record
PFAPartnership Framework Agreement
PFIPrivate Finance Initiative
PGAPolice Geographical Area
PGTPan Government Thesaurus
PHEPublic Health England
PHMFPublic Health Mortality File
PIPerformance Indicator
PIPersonal Injury (Road Accident)
PIAPrivacy Impact Assessment
PIABPolice Information Assurance Board
PICDPost Incident Coordination Desk
PIANOPersonal Injury Accident Notification On-line
PIBPerformance Information Bureau
PIDProject Initiation Document
PIMSPersonnel Information Management Systems
PIOPolice Incident Officer
PIPProfessional Investigation Programme
PITPublic Interest Test
PITOPolice Information Technology Organisation
PKIPublic / Private Key Infrastructure
PKCSPublic Key Cryptosystem Standards
PLAPort of London Authority
PLOProsecution Liaison Officer
PLOPrison Liaison Officer
PLPPress Liaison Point
PMPersonnel Manager
PMProject Manager
PMAPolicy Management Authority
PMBSPolice Main Base Station
PMPPartnership Management Process
PMPProtective Monitoring Plan
PMSProtective Marking System
PNAPerformance Needs Analysis
PNACPolice National Assessment Centre
PNCPolice National Computer
PNCBPolice National Computer Bureau
PNCIDPolice National Computer Identification
PNDPenalty Notice for Disorder
PNICCPolice National Information Coordination Centre
POPublic Order
POCAProceeds of Crime Act
POCETPublic Order and Civil Enquiry Team
POLACCPolice Accident
POLCOLLPolice Collision
POLEPerson Object Location Event
POLSAPolice Search Adviser
POSCPublic Order Strategic Committee
POTCPublic Order Training Centre
POUPolice Organisation Unit
PoVAProtection of Vulnerable Adults
PPPolicing Priority
PPAFPolice Property Act Fund
PPAFPolicing Performance Assessment Framework
PPDPublic Protection Desk
PPEPersonal Protective Equipment
PPOProlific Priority Offender
PPRCPlanning, Performance, Review Committee
PPSPolice Pension Scheme
PPSGPublic Protection Steering Group
PPTsPrisoners Processing Teams
PPUPublic Protection Unit
PPVPrisoners Property Voucher
PQQPre-qualification Questionnaire
PRPersonal Radio
PRAPublic Records Act
PRAPolice Reform Act
PRCPerformance Review Committee
PredpolPredictive Policing
PROPersistent Road Offenders
PROOFProtected Online Filing
PromNomProminent Nominal
PRRBPolice Remuneration Review Body
PRSPerformance & Review Service
PRSPolicy Review Standards
PRUPerformance Review Unit
PSPersonal Secretary
PSPolice Sergeant
PSAsPublic Service Agreements
PSCCProfessional Standards & Complaints Committee
PSDProperty Service Department
PSDProperty Service Directorate
PSDBPolice Scientific & Development Branch
PSGPersonnel Security Group
PSOsProblem Solving Officers
PSPProblem Solving Process
PSRPre-Sentence Report
PSUPolice Support Unit
PSSCProfessional Standards Strategic Committee
PSSOPolice Skills & Standards Organisation
PSTNPublic Switched Telephone Network
PSVPublic Service Vehicle
PTDBPolice Training Development Board
PTOPublic Telecommunication Operator
PTRProgramme Trouble Reports
PTRBProgramme Trouble Report Board
PTTPress To Talk
PTZPan, Tilt & Zoom
PUoFPolice Use of Firearms
PUREPolice Use of Resources Evaluation
PYTDPolice Year To Date
PYOPersistent Young Offenders

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Q

Acronym:What it stands for:
QAQuality Assurance
QCSQuality Control Supervisor
QPMQueen’s Police Medal
QSRQuality of Service Report

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R

Acronym:What it stands for:
RARegistration Authority
RACResource Allocation Committee
RAFResource Allocation Formulae
RAFRoyal Air Force
RAILResources Allocation & Incident Logging
RAORegistration Authority Operator
RAYNETRadio Amateurs Emergency Network
RBFRegistry Bring Forward
RBSRoyal Bank of Scotland
RCARoute Cause Analyse
RCCORevenue Contribution to Capital
RCIORegional Crime Intelligence Officer
RCSRegional Crime Squad
RDDRadiological Dispersion Device
RDPDRoyalty & Diplomatic Protection Department
RESRace Equality Scheme
RFRouting Failure
RFDRegistered Firearms Dealer
RIATRoyal International Air Tattoo
RICRemand in Custody
RICRail Incident Commander
RIDDORReporting of Injuries, Diseases & Dangerous Occurrences Regulations
RIORail Incident Officer
RIPRetention Improvement Project
RIPARegulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000
RJRestorative Justice
RMADSRisk Management Accreditation Document Set
RMBRecords Management Branch
RMCResource Managment Centre
RMGRoyal Mail Group
RMMRecords Management Manual
RMSRecords Management System
RMSResources Management System
RNLIRoyal National Lifeboat Institution
RORegistration Officer
RPCRoyal Parks Constabulary
RR (A) ARace Relations (Amendment) Act 2000
RRDReview, Retention and Disposal
RRGRape Reference Group
RSARoyal Society of Arts
RSARivest –Shamir-Adleman
RSPCARoyal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
RSGRevenue Support Grant
RSLRegistered Social Landlords
RSORegistered Sex Offender
Rt HonRight Honourable
RTARoad Traffic Act/Road Traffic Accident
RTA/CRoad Traffic Accident/Collision
RTPRoad Traffic Accident/Collision
RTPRisk Treatment Plan
RTRARoad Traffic Regulation Act
RVCTFRacial & Violent Crime Task Force
RVPRendezvous Point
RWCRugby World Cup

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S

Acronym:What it stands for:
S&SStop and Search
SASecurity Accreditation
SABMSet Asynchronous Balanced Mode Command
SACScene Access Control
SACSpecial Address Comment
SACSerious Acquisition Crime
SAGSafety Advisory Group
SAGSpecialist Advisory Group
SALSecurity Aspects Letter
SAMMSupport After Murder and Manslaughter
SAMURAIStaff-support Associations Meeting Up Regularly and Interacting
SAOSubject Access Office
SARSearch and Rescue
SARSubject Access Request
SARCsSexual Assault Referral Centre
SASStaff Attitude Survey
SATSystem Acceptance Test
SBSpecial Branch
SBRStrategic Business Requirements
SCSecurity Check
SCSpecial Constable
SCSpecialist Crime
SCDSpecialist Crime Directorate
SCDSudden Death during Restraint
SCGSerious Crime Group
SCGSpecial Crime Group
SCIESocial Care Institue of Excellence
SCOSpecialist Crime and Operations
SDSanction Detection
SDESelf Defined Ethnicity
SDGService Delivery Group
SDHPPCSafer Detention and Handling of Person in Police Custody
SDSShort Data Service
SDVCSpecialist Domestic Violence Court
Secondary S/LSecondary Service Level
SECSearch Exemption Certificate
SEGSpecial Escort Group
SEGSecure External Gateway
SEMISSecurity Evaluation of MPS Information Systems
SENSpecial Educational Needs
SeRCOPService Reporting Code of Practice for Local Authorities
SERCOPrisoner Escort Service
SFRStreamlined Forensic Reporting
SGCShotgun Certificate
SGTSergeant
SHANKSSeen, Heard, Actions, Conversation, Knowledge and Smell
SHRAStrategic Human Resources Advisor
SHRMTSafety and Health Risk Management Team
SISpecial Investigations
SIASecurity Industry Accreditation Staff
SIAMSystem Integration Application management
SIMSenior Investigation Manager
SIOSenior Investigating Officer
SIPService Improvement Plan
SIROSenior Information Risk Owner
SIUService Intelligence Unit
SJTSituational Judgement Test
S/LService Level
SLAService Level Agreement
SLFSafer London Foundation
SLOStores Liaison Officer
SLTSenior Leadership Team
SMSecurity / System Manager
SMASocial Media Applications
SMARTSpecific, Measurable, Attainable, Relevant & Timely
SMBSchool Management Board
SMBStrategic Management Board
SMESmall and Medium Enterprises
SMFShort Management Format
SMIUSerious Misconduct Investigation Unit
SMPService Mobilisation Plan
SMPSustainability Management Plan
SMPSustainability Management Programme
SMSShort Message Service
SMSSafety Management System
SNBsSafer Neighbourhood Boards
SMTSenior Management Team
SNTSafer Neighbourhood Team
SOSpecialist Operations
SOCASerious Organised Crime and Police Act 2005
SOCASerious Organised Crime Agency
SOCOScenes of Crime Officer
SOCPVStatement of Common Purpose & Values
SODFMScheme of Devolved Financial Management
SOECASexual Offences Exploitation and Child Abuse
SOIESet Off In Error
SOITSexual Offence Investigation Technique
SOLACESociety of Local Authority Chief Executives
SOPOSexual Offences Prevention Order
SOPsStandard Operating Procedures
SORSpecial Operations Room
SPFSecurity Policy Framework
SPGSenior Pay Group
SPIStatutory Performance Indicator
SPOCSingle Point of Contact
SPPStrategic Policing Priorities
SPSSenior Personal Secretary
SRBSchedule Review Board
SRBSingle Regeneration Budget
SRCSurvivor Reception Centre
SRLStrategic Resource Leverage
SROStation Reception Officer
SROSenior Responsibility Officer
SRSSurvivor Reception Centre Toolkit
SSSpecial Schemes
SSABSystems Security Assurance Board
SSCLShared Services Connected Ltd
SSGSpecial Service Group
SSNSpecial Scheme Number
SSORSystem Statement Of Requirements
SSPSafer Schools Partnership
SSPSSafer Sutton Partnership Service
SSSShared Support Services
STACScientific and Technical Advice Cell
STADVStanding Together Against Domestic Violence
STaNSafer Travel at Night
STARSociety of Ticket Agents and Retailers
STLStatutory Time Limit
STMStrategic Training Meeting
STOPSSearch System Holding Records of Those Stopped and Searched
STRIDEStrategic Inclusion Diversity and Equality Strategy
STTSafer Transport Teams
STUSpecially Trained Unit
STXStart of Frame Character
SuptSuperintendent
SWAService Wide Assessment
SWGSecurity Working Group
SWOTStrengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats
SyAcSecurity Assurance Co-ordinator
SyOPsSecurity Operating Procedures

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T

Acronym:What it stands for:
T&CsTerms and Conditions
TACTTerrorism Act 2000
TBTraining Board
TBNCThames Barrier Navigation Centre
TCTerminal Closet
TCTraffic Clerk
TCRACTemporary CRIMINT Remote Access
TCSUTraffic Control Systems Unit
TCTTown Centre Team
TDCTraining Detective Constable
TDLBTraining & Design Lead Body
TDUTraining Design Unit
TERTechnology Equipment Room
TETRATerrestrial Trunk Radio
TFLTransport For London
THRTransforming Human Resources
TIBTelephone Investigation Bureau
TICTaken Into Consideration
TICsToxic Industrial Chemicals
TIMsToxic Industrial Materials
TIUTelephone Investigation Unit
TMAGTraining Matters Action Group
TMBTraining Management Board
TNATraining Needs Analysis
TNOTotal Notifiable Offence
TOCTelephone Operator Centre
TOCUTransport Operational Command Unit
TOMTarget Operating Model
TORSTraffic Offence Reports
TPTerritorial Policing
TP CBS OCUTerritorial Policing - Capability and Business Support Operational Command Unit
TPCCCTerritorial Police Command & Control Centre
TPCJTerritorial Policing Criminal Justice
TPC&STerritorial Policing Capability and Support
TPCSOTraffic Police Community Support Officer
TPHQTerritorial Police Head Quarters
TPPTotal Professionalism Programme
TPSTelephone Preference Service (The)
TPUTraining Policy Unit
TRBTechnical Review Board
TRBTotal Resource Budget
TRRTest Readiness Review
TSTeam Support
TSCTraffic Support Clerk
TSGTerritorial Support Group
TSRTactical Safety Response
TSSATrans Staff Support Association
TSUTraining Standards Unit
TTATime To Answer
TTCGTactical Tasking and Coordinating Group
TTMTactical Tasking Meeting
TTPTotal Technology Programme
TUTrails Unit
TUCTrade Unions Congress
TUPETransfer of Undertakings (Protections of Employment) Regulations
TVTelevision
TVNPTele Vision Network Protocol
TWTraffic Warden
TWMTraffic Warden Manager

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U

Acronym:What it stands for:
UMLUnified Modelling Language
UnisysCurrent C & C Supplier
UKUnited Kingdom
UKBAUnited Kingdom Border Agency
UKHTCUnited Kingdom Human Trafficking Centre
UMEUnlicensed Music Event
UPSUninterrupted Power Supply
U/RUnregistered
URNUnique Reference Number
USSUser Satisfaction Survey
UTCUniversal Time Co-ordinate

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V

Acronym:What it stands for:
VAFVulnerability Assessment Framework
VASVoluntary Aid Societies
VATValue Added Tax
VAWGViolence Against Women and Girls
VCDViolent Crime & Directorate
VCOPVictim Code of Practice
VCRMVerification Cross Reference Matrix
VDDVersion Description Document
VDRSVehicle Defect Rectification Scheme
VDTVisual Display Terminal
VDUVisual Display Unit
VELVehicle Excise Licence
VEMVisible Ethnic Minorities
VfMValue for Money
VFPVisitors Firearms Permit
VIIDOVisual Identification Image Detection Office
VIPERViolent Persons Restraint
VIWVictim, Informant, Witness
VPCVolunteer Police Cadets
VPSVictim Personnel Statement
VRESVehicle Recovery and Examination Service
VRMVehicle Registration Mark
VSVictim Support
VSPVisitors Shotgun Permit
VSSVictim Support Scheme
VTSVessel Traffic Services
VWIViolence With Injury

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W

Acronym:What it stands for:
WADSWitness Album Display System
WAFTOWorking Away from the Office
WANSWide Area Networks
WBSWork Breakdown Structure
WBS IDWork Breakdown Structure Identifier
WCCWestminster City Council
WEEEWaste Electrical & Electronic Equipment
WSUWitness Support Unit

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Y

Acronym:What it stands for:
YACSYouth And Community Section
YAPYouth Advocate Programme
YCPYouth Crime Prevention
YCRSYouth Crime Reduction Strategy
YETYouth Engagement Team
YIPYouth Inclusion Programme
YISPYouth Inclusion & Support Panel
YJBYouth Justice Board
YOISYoung Offenders Information System
YOSYouth Offending Service
YOTsYouth Offending Teams

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Information Classes

Borough level