Force management statement templates and guidance - FMS 4

Published on: 23 December 2021


A force management statement (FMS) is a self-assessment that chief constables (and London equivalents) prepare and submit to HMICFRS each year. The template for police forces to complete, and guidance on how to do so, can be downloaded below.

The first FMSs were produced in 2018, and are updated regularly. This document provides updated guidance for the fourth round of FMSs.

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Force management statements 4: guidance and template (PDF document)