In some policing areas in the UK English is very much the second language and the variety of languages spoken is overwhelming. This poses real problems for all aspects of policing, as essentially, policing is about people and people are about effective communication. No communication = ineffective policing.
Just to add to the problem, online social communication within and between individuals, groups and communities has seen explosive growth and is only just getting started.
So, with budgets being more tightly constrained than ever and translation costs at an all time high, how can local police communicate with non english speaking communities?
Well, fortunately, ...