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PCC outlines concerns over delays to court hearings

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro has written to the Ministry of Justice to highlight concerns over the pressure caused by delays to court hearings held in Surrey. The PCC says delays are having a significant impact on vulnerable victims and witnesses, as well as on the partner agencies involved in bringing cases [...]

By |2020-02-12T13:41:26+00:00February 12th, 2020|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC outlines concerns over delays to court hearings

Extra officers and staff set for Surrey after PCC’s precept proposal is approved

Extra officers and staff will be added to the Surrey Police establishment over the next year after Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro’s proposed council tax precept rise was approved earlier today. The PCC’s suggested 3.84% increase for the policing element of the council tax was given the green light by the county’s Police [...]

By |2020-02-07T17:35:55+00:00February 7th, 2020|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Extra officers and staff set for Surrey after PCC’s precept proposal is approved

Surrey PCC calls for urgent review of police funding formula

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro has written to the Home Secretary calling for the current police funding formula to be urgently reformed following last week’s government settlement. The PCC says whilst the announcement represented good news in terms of more officers on the streets over the next year – Surrey’s residents are [...]

By |2020-01-27T11:19:51+00:00January 26th, 2020|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Surrey PCC calls for urgent review of police funding formula

“A boost to local policing in Surrey” – PCC gives his verdict on today’s government settlement

The Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro says this year’s government settlement for policing represents good news for Surrey residents who will see more officers on the streets of the county over the next year. The Home Office announced today that they were increasing the amount of funding available to police forces to enable [...]

By |2020-01-22T16:59:17+00:00January 22nd, 2020|News, News Archive|Comments Off on “A boost to local policing in Surrey” – PCC gives his verdict on today’s government settlement

Council Tax 2020/21 – Would you pay a little extra to strengthen the policing service in Surrey?

Would you be prepared to pay a little extra on your council tax bill to further improve the policing service in Surrey? That is the question the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro is asking residents as he launches his annual public consultation on the policing element of the council tax known as [...]

By |2020-01-08T11:45:59+00:00January 7th, 2020|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Council Tax 2020/21 – Would you pay a little extra to strengthen the policing service in Surrey?

PCC helps fund new property in Surrey as part of drive to reduce reoffending

A new property offering accommodation and support to help steer people away from a life of crime has been set up in Surrey as part of a drive to reduce reoffending in the county. The Police and Crime Commissioner’s Office has teamed up with Your Ambition, a charity associated to the Kent, Surrey and [...]

By |2019-12-10T11:19:26+00:00December 10th, 2019|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC helps fund new property in Surrey as part of drive to reduce reoffending

Have your say on local police issues and future funding as ‘Policing Your Community’ roadshow returns

Surrey Police and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey are teaming up again in the New Year to hold the next series of public engagement events across Surrey. The ‘Policing Your Community’ events are coming to every borough and district in the county between 8th January and 5th February 2020. [...]

By |2019-12-10T16:06:52+00:00December 9th, 2019|News, News Archive|Comments Off on Have your say on local police issues and future funding as ‘Policing Your Community’ roadshow returns

PCC supports report on tackling multiple challenges in Surrey

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro met with Community Foundation for Surrey (CFS), as the organisation plans a hard-hitting report on multiple challenges in the county. CFS CEO, Laura Thurlow and Chair of Trustees, Jim Glover OBE DL, asked for the input of the PCC on the current issues affecting residents, [...]

By |2019-12-04T15:27:24+00:00December 5th, 2019|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC supports report on tackling multiple challenges in Surrey

PCC calls for urgent action on recreational use of Nitrous Oxide

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro has called on the Home Office to consider urgent action in tackling the increased recreational use of Nitrous Oxide. The PCC said the canisters, known as ‘laughing gas’, are too easy to get hold of and their personal use amongst young people is becoming a [...]

By |2019-11-28T13:40:22+00:00November 28th, 2019|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC calls for urgent action on recreational use of Nitrous Oxide

PCC says recommendations must be fully implemented following publication of report on failed trial

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro said recommendations made in a report examining ‘systemic failures’ that led to the collapse of a high profile trial must be fully implemented following its publication today. The PCC and Surrey Police jointly commissioned an independent review following the dismissal of charges against former DJ [...]

By |2019-11-22T09:27:48+00:00November 21st, 2019|News, News Archive|Comments Off on PCC says recommendations must be fully implemented following publication of report on failed trial
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