Media Centre

We welcome enquiries from the media – if you would like to arrange a quotation or interview, please get in touch using the contact form. Our press releases can be found on our Blog page.

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The following is a selection of our mentions in the media (most recent first):

Police officer Adam proving autism is no obstacle
BBC Points West, 25/04/2018 – link to video on Twitter feed)

‘The uniform and the rules attract autistic people to join the police’
(BBC News, 01/04/2018)

Our response following media reports of taser incident in Bristol
(Avon & Somerset Constabulary, 31/01/2018)

Blue badge scheme could be extended to cover autism and dementia
(BBC News, 21/01/2018)

Autistic man held in custody for weeks ‘after sticking two fingers up at the police’
(Evening Standard, 05/01/2018)

What it’s like to be a police officer with autism
(, 15/09/2016)

Policing Autism
(Police Federation of England & Wales ‘Police’ magazine, January 2016)