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Lisa Townsend is your Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey. The Commissioner represents your views on local policing.

Lisa is responsible for overseeing the work of Surrey Police, holding the Chief Constable to account on your behalf and commissioning key services that strengthen community safety and support victims.

One of their key tasks is to set the Police and Crime Plan that outlines the priorities for Surrey Police.

Police & Crime Plan

The Plan includes ensuring the safety of our roads, tackling anti-social behaviour and reducing violence against women and girls.

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Victim Services

Visit our Victim Services page to view a list of all of the victim support services we fund in Surrey.


Latest News

Updated statement from Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend following incident in Staines-upon-Thames

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The Commissioner said she was in regular contact with senior officers from Surrey Police who have kept her updated on the situation.

Commissioner’s statement after incident involving cow in Staines-upon-Thames

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Surrey's Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend has issued a statement following an incident involving a loose cow.

“Conversations that make a difference” – Commissioner thanks volunteers who shine spotlight on custody

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The Commissioner thanked Independent Custody Visitors after they volunteered 400 hours of their time to help in the last year.

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Funding local services

We support services aimed at making our communities safer, reducing re-offending and helping victims to cope and recover.

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Measuring performance

Visit our dedicated Data Hub to see the latest performance information from Surrey Police and our Office.

Contact us

There are a number of ways to get in touch with the Commissioner and our team about the issues that affect you.