A full service transformation partner for criminal justice and policing
As an organisation with a long-standing commitment to progressive sharing of capabilities wherever possible across public services, Methods brings a sharp focus on the importance of driving interoperability across criminal justice and policing in the UK.
Methods has supported organisations across the sector to deliver major modernisation programmes to refresh, update, streamline and simplify all aspects of IT technical architecture, systems, strategy, and operating models.
Police ICT Summit 2020
Mark Thompson, keynotes at this years Police ICT Summit
The 2020 Police ICT Summit: Delivering change at pace in a digitally disrupted age, was held at the Midland Hotel Manchester, on 21-22 January 2020.
Professor from the University of Exeter and Strategy Director here at Methods, Mark Thompson, keynoted at this years Police ICT Summit discussing ‘Disruptive technology and the digital re-design of the UK public sector’, exploring the ever-changing digital landscape and how it can be applied to policing.
Building on the Policing Vision 2025, the national strategy places digital transformation at the heart of the ambitions for the police service, supported by changes to data, technology and, most importantly, the development of the people who lead, manage and use it.
Methods provide wide-ranging services and thought leadership to support transformation including
Live service transformation
Service management services
Programme assurance and transformational support
Data migration, cyber and development services
CMS implementations (Athena Connect; Clue)
How can we help?
We are subject matter experts
We have a proven track record of delivering within challenging environments.
We provide cross-organisational benefit
Through a joined-up service management, cloud platforms, security and DevOps approach.
We work with you collaboratively
In order to understand your and your user’s needs, often within managed services for our customers, to create and transform services.
By working with you throughout, we facilitate self-sufficiency through knowledge transfer upskilling and training.
We have proven capability in secure large volume policing and justice data migrations, delivering to critical timescales and coordinating across multiple agencies.
Some of our previous work
Managing the mix of legacy and new IT services in ways that are sustainable and cost-effective
Transforming the existing organisation by putting in place the right shape and structure, building on existing, and delivering new capabilities
Thought leadership, service delivery and business value using ServiceNow
HMCTS sought a partner to bring thought leadership, service delivery and gain greater business value from the ServiceNow Platform
Supporting the movement of operational IT Services into new support arrangements
Methods helps clients to move or deploy IT Services through our Service Transition & Service Introduction (STSI)
Data migration of legacy police data to Athena back records conversion
How Athena helped to strip out time-consuming manual processes and connect the Police, Court Service and Crown Prosecution together