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'Local policing' review highlights funding crisis driving loss of PCSOs - neighbourhood services may rely on Specials and volunteers

Last week I took part in, as a member of a Devon County Council scrutiny committee,  a ‘spotlight review’ on ‘local policing’ attended by senior officers including the Chief Constable. 176 more words

Police Community Support Officer cuts debated at County Council

Read the report here by Claire Wright. The Council’s Tory majority also declined to discuss motions asking for the resignation of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Alison Hernandez, and on education funding – both will be sent to the Council’s Cabinet for discussion before coming back to the Council in October (!).

Dinnington police versus South Yorkshire staffing levels.

Dinnington is lucky to have a couple of PCSO’s covering our area at any one time.  If these are on a morning and afternoon shift, this leaves no cover at night.   14 more words