The Crime Prevention Website



LINK: Identity Theft

A comprehensive information website produced by a number of public and private organisations to combat identity theft 


A not-for-profit membership organisation representing the private and public sectors dedicated to the prevention of fraud

The UK Cards Association

Information for retailers, consumers and stakeholders

Identity Crime: On Your Doorstep

A PDF report by Ordnance Survey and CIFAS, The UK's Fraud Prevention Service

Published October 2013


Accredit UK

Accredit UK is a quality business standard with ongoing certification that is awarded to suppliers of ICT.  Purchasers of ICT should look out for this mark of excellence, which has the support of the British Standards Institute amongst others.

BS ISO/IEC 27001:2005/ BS 7799-2:2005  Information technology. Security techniques. Information security management systems. Requirements

BS ISO/IEC 27002:2005  Information technology   Security techniques   Code of practice for information security management   ISO/IEC 17799:2005 = international equivalent

BS ISO/IEC 27004:2009  Information technology Security techniques Information security management Measurement

BS 7799-3:2006  Information security management systems. Guidelines for information security risk management

LPS 1224: Issue 2.1  Requirements for secure database registers


Loss Prevention Standard  LPS 1271-1.1  Requirements for the LPCB Approvals and Listing of companies installing fire and security doorsets and shutters and smoke barriers

Published 2005 by BRE Global Ltd

Please note that LPCB’s Red Book Live is showing LPS 1271 Issue 1.0

BS 8213-4:2007  Windows, doors and roof lights. Code of practice for the survey and installation of windows and external doorsets

BM Trada ‘Q’ Mark  Survey and Installation of Windows and External Doorsets


LINK: RISCAuthority

This organisation comprises insurers, brokers, and surveyors and is a scheme for the advancement of risk management within the fire and security sectors.

A wide variety of documents can be downloaded free after you have registered 

Association of British Insurers (ABI)

The Association of British Insurers is the trade body for insurance companies in the UK. The Association has around 400 companies in membership.  Between them, they provide around 90% of domestic insurance services sold in the UK. ABI member companies also account for almost 15 per cent of investments in the London stock market.


LINK: NoOffence! CIC

A social enterprise, community interest company, not driven by private profit, which facilitates open access to and exchange of crime and justice information, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.