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New town centre police operating base opens to the public

A new local police operating base at the heart of Blackburn Town Centre has been officially opened by Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw and Chief Constable Andy Rhodes. It replaces the old Railway Station police office which was out dated and no longer fit for modern policing requirements. The operating base will provide more effective services including, a […]

26 October, 2017

Commissioner attends launch of cyber crime awareness scheme

On 7 September 2017 the Commissioner attended the first training session for Lancashire Constabulary’s volunteer cyber crime awareness scheme. The scheme, run in partnership with the Lancashire Volunteer Partnership, will see volunteers with experience in computing and cyber security going into the community and is believed to be the first of its kind in the country. As part of their […]

8 September, 2017

Lancashire Commissioner joins North West colleagues in calling on the Government to reverse police cuts

This week, myself and other North West colleagues called on the Government to reverse years of policing austerity in Wednesday’s Queen Speech I joined the Mayor of Greater Manchester and Police Crime Commissioners for Merseyside and Cheshire in writing to the Home Secretary to ensure that the public’s concerns about police cuts are top of the Government’s agenda. Citing recent […]

23 June, 2017

Commissioner backing safer communities following gang injunction orders

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, stepped out to reassure residents in Preston this morning as six men from the North West region were given banning orders for gang related violence and drug offences. The Commissioner’s aim was to demonstrate firm action has been taken against the gang members who are thought to have been responsible for gang-related activity […]

19 January, 2017

Commissioner welcomes another good report from inspectors

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner, Clive Grunshaw, has welcomed comments from independent inspectors who have reported today that Lancashire Constabulary are good at the way it engages with the public and treats people fairly. HM Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) rated Lancashire Constabulary as ‘good’ in its latest report into police legitimacy as they found that “The constabulary treats those it serves […]

8 December, 2016

Deal completed over site of new police station

The vision for a new police station in Blackpool is a step closer to reality after the deal to purchase the site was completed. Contracts have been exchanged over the land at the former Progress House site, on Clifton Road, where the new West division headquarters will be built. The investment, by Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw, is […]

6 October, 2016

Last chance to shape the way Lancashire is policed

Time is running out for Lancashire residents to have their say on how the county is policed by taking part in Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw’s survey. Feedback from the online poll will be used to shape the Commissioner’s new police and crime plan, which sets out how police and community safety partners work together to keep Lancashire safe. […]

30 August, 2016

Your chance to shape the way Lancashire is policed

Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner Clive Grunshaw is giving residents the opportunity to shape the way the county is policed over the next four years. The Commissioner has today launched an online survey designed to gather residents policing and crime priorities to feed into his Police and Crime Plan. The plan will shape the way the Constabulary and community safety […]

3 August, 2016

Commissioner urges partners to get involved in developing new police and crime plan

Lancashire’s Police and Crime Commissioner is urging MPs, council leaders, public sector partners and those working to reduce offending to get involved in helping to shape the next police and crime plan. The new plan – which will shape policing and community safety activity over the next four years – is currently being developed and stakeholders are being invited to […]

29 June, 2016

Commissioner unveils new CSE poster campaign designed by youngsters

“Don’t be x-ploited online” – that’s the message of a new hard hitting campaign designed by Lancashire school pupils to raise awareness of child sexual exploitation. The new poster campaign is the latest phase of Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner and Constabulary’s the More You Know, the More You See campaign and are being released to coincide with national CSE […]

18 March, 2016
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