Information sharing to tackle violence: audit of progress

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Corporate author(s)
Great Britain. Department of Health
Department of Health
Date of publication
20 November 2015
Health Services, Criminal Justice Services
Social welfare
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The Department of Health established a programme to support A&E departments to share non-confidential information with community safety partnerships locally to help tackle gun, knife and other violent crime. In 2014, the department carried out an audit to:

  • Examine how information sharing is being implemented.
  • Look into motivational and technical issues that might affect implementation of the programme.

This report sets out the audit’s findings.