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PCC welcomes government consultation on unauthorised encampments

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro has today welcomed a new government consultation paper as a significant milestone in addressing the issue of unauthorised Traveller encampments. The consultation, launched yesterday, is seeking views on a number of new proposals including the creation of a new offence around aggravated trespass, the widening [...]

By | 2018-04-06T12:27:38+00:00 April 6th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC welcomes government consultation on unauthorised encampments

HMICFRS Police Effectiveness Report: PCC hails further Surrey Police improvements

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro has hailed further improvements made by Surrey Police in keeping people safe and reducing crime highlighted in an independent report released today (Thursday 22 March). The Force has retained an overall ‘good’ rating by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) [...]

By | 2018-03-22T08:39:45+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on HMICFRS Police Effectiveness Report: PCC hails further Surrey Police improvements

TUNE IN: Disclosure on the agenda at latest live performance meeting

A review of disclosure on current Rape and Serious Sexual Offences (RASSO) cases in Surrey will be among topics discussed when Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro holds the Chief Constable to account at the latest live performance meeting tomorrow (Thursday 22 March). Other issues covered at the meeting, which is webcast live, will [...]

By | 2018-03-21T14:34:32+00:00 March 21st, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on TUNE IN: Disclosure on the agenda at latest live performance meeting

Action Counters Terrorism: PCC supports national campaign to report suspicious activity and behaviour to tackle terrorism

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro is supporting the launch of a national campaign urging the public to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious activity. The Action Counters Terrorism (ACT) campaign aims to raise public awareness of the type of behavior to look out for and [...]

By | 2018-03-20T16:50:07+00:00 March 20th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Action Counters Terrorism: PCC supports national campaign to report suspicious activity and behaviour to tackle terrorism

PCC wants to hear public’s views on revised Police and Crime Plan

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro is asking for the public’s views on his proposal to refresh his Police and Crime Plan for the county. By law, the PCC has to produce a plan which sets the strategic direction for the Force and provides the basis for how he holds the [...]

By | 2018-03-15T11:37:54+00:00 March 15th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC wants to hear public’s views on revised Police and Crime Plan

Search for new Surrey Police HQ begins as part of future estates programme

The search for a new Force headquarters site in Surrey is underway as part of a long-term estates programme announced today by the Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro and Surrey Police. Work has begun to identify a new location in a more central area of Surrey, likely to be in the Leatherhead/Dorking area, [...]

By | 2018-03-08T08:31:44+00:00 March 7th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Search for new Surrey Police HQ begins as part of future estates programme

PCC supports fight against burglary rise in Surrey as forensic marking kits are rolled out

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro has pledged to continue supporting Surrey Police fight back against a rise in burglary as thousands of forensic marking kits are rolled out to residents across the county from today. Surrey has seen a recent spike in offences due to organised criminal gangs, mostly from outside the [...]

By | 2018-03-05T18:23:39+00:00 March 5th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC supports fight against burglary rise in Surrey as forensic marking kits are rolled out

Pioneering work funded by Surrey PCC to tackle violence against women and girls recognised by national charity

A groundbreaking Surrey programme funded by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner has been recognised by a national charity for its work in tackling violence against women and girls.Revolving Doors Agency, a national criminal justice charity, published a new report yesterday called ‘Spotlight on Violence Against Women and Girls’ (VAWG) which features the [...]

By | 2018-03-01T15:24:02+00:00 March 1st, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Pioneering work funded by Surrey PCC to tackle violence against women and girls recognised by national charity

PCC joins charity on candlelit walk to mark Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro this week joined charity staff and volunteers on a candlelit solidarity walk through Guildford to mark Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week. The event took place on Monday night and was organised by the Rape and Sexual Abuse Support Centre (RASASC), who are based in the [...]

By | 2018-02-08T16:16:14+00:00 February 8th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC joins charity on candlelit walk to mark Sexual Abuse and Sexual Violence Awareness Week

PCC’s proposed council tax increase approved by Panel

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro’s proposal for a 5.3% increase in the policing element of the council tax has today been approved by Surrey’s Police and Crime Panel. The rise, which will come into effect from April, was supported by the Panel at a meeting earlier at County Hall in Kingston-upon-Thames. It [...]

By | 2018-02-07T11:22:49+00:00 February 5th, 2018|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC’s proposed council tax increase approved by Panel
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