Innovation Insights with Lancashire Constabulary
In this episode of Innovation Insights, Owen Hunnam, co-founder of Idea Drop, meets Rob Flanagan, Innovation Manager of Lancashire Constabulary, to chat about the power and importance of innovation in policing, his role at Lancashire Police and some of the exciting innovative projects he has overseen recently.
Against a backdrop of ongoing budget cuts and reductions in staff numbers, discovering and implementing efficiency savings and new ideas has never been more important for UK Police Forces. In this interview, Rob Flanagan and Owen Hunnam highlight how some forces are using technology to help.
In this episode of Innovation Insights from Idea Drop, Rob also speaks about different types of innovation and a healthy balance between disruptive change and incremental innovation, as well as an agile innovation approach. He also shares the story of how he came up with an Amazon Alexa idea and what impact it had on the police force.
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May 14, 2018