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Behaviour Incident Management in Schools

This document has been written to provide for schools, officers and others to receive clear guidance of when Schools Police Officers’ (SPO) services can be utilised by schools to deal with incidents in school which fall under the umbrella of the School Crime Beat Protocol.

Parent s Guide School Crime Beat Protocol (PDF)
WPSP School Crime Beat Protocol ENG wpsp scbp 20230222 (PDF)
Addendum-Sexting-Youth Produced Sexual Imagery Guidance Notes (PDF)
Guidelines - School Behaviour Incident Management (PDF)

Security Guidance for Schools

We are pleased to offer the following guides for Head Teachers and schools across Wales. Our colleagues in Counter Terrorism Wales (CTW) have provided the WECTU Security Guide for Schools.

The National Cyber Security Centre, NCSC, gives advice on how to protect against cyber-enabled crime. We recommend their advice on protecting against malware and ransomware.

WECTU Schools Security Guide (PDF)
Emergency planning and response guidance for education and childcare settings (Welsh Government) (Link)
Mitigating malware and ransomware attacks (NCSC) (Link)

Drug and Substance Guidance

Drug Classification Table 2023-11 (PDF)