UK e-crime protest petition gets rolling

I was intrigued to see that m'colleague Neil Stinchcombe, who organises the PR and marketing for the Infosecurity Europe event., amongst many other things, has started an online petition to persuade the British government to form a centralised e-crime division.

In his online petition, Neil notes that the e-crime operation has been recommended by the Metropolitan Police and ACPO, the Association of Chief Police Officers.

So far the petition - located here - has around 155 signatures. You may also care to sign...

"We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to give the formation of a police central e-crime unit, as proposed by the Metropolitan Police and ACPO, urgent priority..."