Code of Ethics

Date published: 10 July 2018 10:28

The Code of Ethics has been produced by the College of Policing, it is the official code of practice for the police service. It applies to everyone in policing - this includes officers, police staff, contractors and volunteers.

The Code of Ethics makes clear the key principles that guide the difficult decisions that we have to make every day of the week.

It sets out the standards of behaviour that the public can expect from everyone in the Police Service including staff and officers at every role and at every level.