“The findings from this report are concerning but I am confident that Sussex Police has taken a number of steps already to improve the way it handles reports of stalking and harassment."
Police and crime commissioners in the south east have pledged to pull together to tackle modern slavery in the region.
Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne joined road policing officers and volunteers from the force in Lewes on Wednesday to see them in action.
Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne is joining forces with her counterparts in neighbouring counties for a ground-breaking conference to fight modern slavery.
On World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner shares her thoughts in this personal blog.
Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC) Katy Bourne will question the Chief Constable about measures being put in place in Sussex following the terror attacks in Manchester and London. She will also be asking about progress on the recruitment of 52 additional armed response officers in Sussex and Surrey following the increase to the policing part of residents’ council tax in 2017/18.
Organisations across Sussex are being invited to bid for funding from the county’s Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne.
Sussex Police’s new public contact point and police base in East Grinstead has been officially opened today (Wednesday 31 May) by Giles York, Chief Constable, and Iain McCulloch, chief finance officer for the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, in a ceremony attended by other senior officers, guests and VIPs.
Sussex PCC Katy Bourne has welcomed the first conviction in Sussex for exercising coercive and controlling behaviour in a relationship.
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Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC) Katy Bourne will question the Chief Constable about the force’s use of stop and search powers during 2016, particularly the higher proportion of black and ethnic minority residents who were searched. She will also be asking about the key challenges for Sussex Police in tackling knife crime.