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Delivering better Public Protection through digital

“It is the first responsibility of government in a democratic society to protect and safeguard the lives of its citizens. That is where the public interest lies”

Cliff42’s mission is to assist and accelerate public protection working with emergency services and wider government in partnership with industry, academia and non-profit sectors.

Looking at the big picture to inform outcome driven projects.

What we do

Working together

Every review of a major failure in public protection includes, prominently, lack of data sharing. This is not due to a lack of willingness for partnership and collaborative working, but a failure in how the existing approach to interoperability and project scope and prioritisation.

Doing IT better

Our founder Simon Clifford former Director of Digital and Data for UK Police national technology body, responsible for the “Setting the Direction” portfolio of strategy delivered four of the National programmes under budget and on time. One of which over delivered driving powerful accelerated capability into a core area of crime investigation.

Decision making, people and clarity derived from situational awareness provides the foundation for success.

Contact Us

If you would like to arrange a call to discuss our services please email us or send us a message via one of our social media accounts. 

We look forward to speaking with you.



27, Old Gloucester
Street, LONDON


What we do