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News in Author: Marisa Charles

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones calls on communities to help shape policing

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has today (June 10) opened a public consultation to develop her next Police and Crime Plan. After being re-elected in May, the Commissioner is keen to begin gathering feedback from the public on how she can work with the Chief Constable over the next four years to deliver a […]

10 June 2024

PCC Donna Jones says prosecutions ‘are the next step’ in UK blood scandal

Chair of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners and Hampshire and Isle of Wight PCC Donna Jones has expressed support for the consideration of bringing prosecutions against individuals and institutions involved in the cover-up of the UK blood scandal.

22 May 2024

‘Arrests will continue:’ PCC Donna Jones backs Hampshire and Isle of Wight Chief Constable’s position in the wake of proposals to pause arrests due prison space crisis

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones is supporting Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary’s decision to continue to arrest suspects despite a letter from the National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) sent to Chief Constables last week about alleviating prison capacity.

22 May 2024

Donna Jones takes the PCC Oath of Office and promises to continue delivering for the people of Hampshire & the Isle of Wight

Donna Jones has made the declaration of acceptance of office ahead of her second term as the Police and Crime Commissioner during a ceremony at Portsmouth Magistrates Court.

09 May 2024

Your Voice on Policing: Why voting for a Police and Crime Commissioner matters

As the PCC elections on May 2 approach, it’s important to know what Police and Crime Commissioners do and why it’s crucial to vote.

25 April 2024

Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner Empowers Victims of Stalking with Comprehensive Support Services

Heralding this year’s awareness week theme of ‘Join Forces Against Stalking,’ the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight reaffirms its commitment to combating stalking and supporting victims through innovative programs and partnerships.

22 April 2024

Two more police stations opened by Police Commissioner

Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has opened two more police stations to the public today (March 19) as part of her plan to improve access to policing for the public.

19 March 2024

Upholding the legacy of leading women in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight on International Women’s Day

As we approach International Women’s Day, it’s imperative to reflect on the strides made by remarkable women in our communities, and the journey ahead towards achieving true gender equality.

08 March 2024

Commissioner and Chief unite on zero-tolerance to retail crime

Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones and Chief Constable Scott Chilton have today unveiled how they are turning the tide on retail crime and shoplifting, reporting an 83.3% increase in outcomes for victims. As part of Safer Business Action (SaBA) month, both leaders are reiterating their commitment to answer […]

06 March 2024

Police and Crime Commissioner delivers multi-million pound service for victims of crime in Hampshire and Isle of Wight

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has launched a multi-million pound service for victims of crime.

28 February 2024

PCC saves inspirational boxing club in Waterlooville by leasing police estate

The Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, is delighted to have leased an unused police building to a local boxing club which is having a positive impact on young people in the local community.

20 February 2024

Police and Crime Commissioner announces funding for 75 more police officers for Hampshire and Isle of Wight Constabulary

The Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones has announced she will fund 75 more police officers to continue her pledge to increase police numbers to tackle crimes that matter most to communities.

26 January 2024

Local Bobbies are back!

Named and contactable police officers for every community launched by Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones. 

17 January 2024

PCC praises progress of police’s new operating model with crime rates down and 101 service improving

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has praised Chief Constable Scott Chilton for the Constabulary’s performance this year since he took up post and introduced a new operating model to deliver a better service to the public.

22 December 2023

Police Commissioner Donna Jones joins the board of Hampshire Chamber of Commerce

Business woman and Police Commissioner Donna Jones pledges to be the voice of businesses across Hampshire and the south after being appointed as a non-executive director to the board of the Chamber of Commerce.

04 December 2023

WATCH: A day in the life of a Police and Crime Commissioner

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has released a video to reveal a typical day in the life of a Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), with the aim to shine on a light on the unique and significant role.

20 November 2023

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones responds to King’s Speech following the state opening of Parliament

On Tuesday 7 November, King Charles III set out the government’s priorities for the next parliamentary session.

09 November 2023

PCC reflects on achievements and challenges as 2022-23 Annual Report is released

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, Donna Jones, says she will continue to deliver a police force that connects with the public and ensures safer communities.

02 November 2023

PCC Donna Jones attends Number 10 Middle East Roundtable and reaches out to community leaders to offer support

Chair of the APCC and Hampshire and Isle of Wight Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones attended a roundtable meeting at 10 Downing Street this week (Thursday 12 October) centred around the ongoing conflict in the Middle East and its impact on Jewish and Muslim communities in Britain.

13 October 2023

Cowes police station is one step closer to opening to the public

The new police station in Cowes on the Isle of Wight is one step closer to opening with work to convert the new site starting this week, momentously marking 10 years since the previous site on Birmingham Road was closed.

05 October 2023