Cyber Protect Officer , North West Regional Organised Crime Unit (NWROCU)
Helen Williams has worked in the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit for the last 4 years.
As a Cyber Protect officer her role is to ensure that the region is a safe place to live and work online by highlighting the impact of cybercrime and simple steps you can take to protect yourself. Being part of a national network linked into the National Cyber Security Centre, the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau and Action Fraud, Helen is strategically placed to learn about the latest cyber threats and advice.
She talks regularly at business networking events and conferences around the region as well as giving support to victims. She has advice on everything from how to create a strong password to how to use public Wi-Fi safely, plus a wealth of stories about how businesses in the region are being affected by Cyber Crime.