Michael Lane’s statement following the Police and Crime Panel

16 April 2018

Following last week’s Police and Crime Panel meeting, Michael Lane issued the following about his commitment to police officers and staff:

“I care about our police officers and staff, and working to ensure people in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Portsmouth and Southampton are safer is my absolute priority.

“I take the views of all police officers, including those who took the time to vote, extremely seriously and I will continue to work to build confidence and trust.

“I have done all I can and continue to do all I can within budget to ensure victims are supported, vulnerable people are protected and the Chief Constable is empowered to ensure policing is as effective and efficient as possible. I continue to invest more than 98 per cent of my total budget in policing.”

 

Read and watch Michael’s address to the Police and Crime Panel on Frday 13 April on his blog:

13 April 2018: Delivering for Policing