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.
New figures show fraud is on the rise
New figures from the Office for National Statistics show that fraud is affecting more UK residents than any other type of crime.
Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne has awarded £5,000 to help tackle cyber stalking.
The Sussex Restorative Justice Partnership has been awarded the Investment Strategy of the Year at the inaugural Public Finance Innovation Awards for its impressive range of outcomes after only two-and-a-half years.
Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC) Katy Bourne will question the Chief Constable about changes to mental health provisions to improve the outcomes for people experiencing a mental health crisis introduced by the Policing and Crime Act 2017. She will also be asking how the force is working to improve road safety, particularly for motorcyclists.
Vulnerable women at risk of committing crime in Sussex are to benefit from tailored, targeted support to break the cycle of reoffending and improve the lives of them and their families.
Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne has unveiled her new Police and Crime Plan with the county’s community safety priorities for the next four years.
Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary’s has released a report with HM Inspectorate of Prisons following a joint inspection into Sussex Police’s custody centres to assess care for those detained.
Organisations heard calls for a single national helpline to report fraud at a summit hosted by Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne to clamp down on elder exploitation.
More than nine out of 10 people believe that being older and living alone makes people more vulnerable to fraud, according to a survey of 3,200 Sussex residents.