Michael Lane was elected as Police and Crime Commissioner in May 2016. Michael said: 'Being elected as your Commissioner is a significant honour. On the first day, I was proud to take an oath to serve all the people of Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth and Southampton...

Michael Lane Police and Crime Commissioner

Michael’s focus will be┬áto make you, your family and your community safer. Michael said: ‘This is a commitment that I imagine myself making to every individual and as a personal promise of my motivation that this should become a reality for each and every one of us…’

My Priorities are to:

Stand up for every resident: being visible, accessible and accountable to the people I represent ensuring their concerns are heard and addressed

To achieve this I will:

  1. Enable effective and efficient operational policing which meets the needs of the people it serves, by empowering the Chief Constable
  2. Strengthen partnerships to work together to reduce crime, promote public safety and create vibrant, inclusive communities
  3. Reduce offending
  4. Support victims and those affected by crime and disorder