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British Retail Consortium asking for police to do more

Over 100 retail leaders have written a joint letter to PCCs in England and Wales calling on PCCs to make retail crime a priority, underlining the impact it has on victims.

12 August 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones supports “back to basics”

Donna Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight has said: “I agree there needs to be a back to basics approach to improve outcomes for victims of these crimes,” in response to the Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS) review published today (August 11).  

11 August 2022

Thought provoking Modern Slavery exhibition moves to Fareham Library and Basingstoke Discovery Centre

The Modern Slavery Partnership’s emotive and thought provoking exhibition ‘The Real Faces of Modern Slavery: Unmasking The Truth’ will be showing at Fareham Library and Basingstoke Discovery Centre between August 3 and September 7.

09 August 2022

IS YOUR CHILD SAFE?

IS YOUR CHILD SAFE The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner in partnership with Hampshire County Council Children’s Services have launched a campaign aimed at parents to raise awareness of child exploitation and offer help on how to see the signs, what to do and where to get help.

03 August 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones responds to video published on Twitter involving Hampshire police officers regarding alleged hate crime

The arrests were made yesterday (July 28) by the Constabulary following the report of an image being published on social media.

29 July 2022

“This is a landmark moment for open justice in the UK”

Donna Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight reacts to first ever UK televised sentencing

28 July 2022

Making your streets safer

Making your streets safer in Portsmouth, Gosport, Fareham, Havant and on the Isle of Wight. 

25 July 2022

Funding to help tackle neighbourhood crime, anti-social behaviour and violence against women and girls in Southampton

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner has been awarded £645,645 by the Home Office in the fourth round of the Safer Streets funding bid to support Southampton City Council initiatives to tackle violence against women and girls, anti-social behaviour and neighbourhood crimes.

25 July 2022

Donna Jones, reacts to the police officer pay rise

“Police officers do an amazing job, running towards danger to keep people safe. It is the least they deserve for the important work they do, day in and day out.”

21 July 2022

Reporting anti-social behaviour counts

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight shows support for ASB Awareness Week 2022.

18 July 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones responds to recent strengthened controls to protect the public from medically unfit gun holders

Strengthened controls to protect the public from medically unfit gun holders – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

15 July 2022

Supporting International Drink Spiking Awareness Day

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight is supporting International Drink Spiking Awareness Day today (July 15).

15 July 2022

Thought provoking Modern Slavery exhibition comes to The ARC, Winchester and Gosport Discovery Centre

The Modern Slavery Partnership’s emotive and thought provoking exhibition ‘The Real Faces of Modern Slavery: Unmasking The Truth’ will be showing at The ARC Centre in Winchester and Gosport Discovery Centre throughout July 2022.

13 July 2022

Extra funding secured to support victims and survivors of domestic and sexual abuse

Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, is pleased to announce that victims and survivors of domestic and sexual abuse across Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight will have access to enhanced levels of support following a successful bid to the Ministry of Justice for additional resources.

13 July 2022

Big Conversation 2022

The Police and Crime Commissioner’s Youth Commission is undertaking its Big Conversation 2022, asking young people for their views on topical crime and policing issues. This year the focus of the Big Conversation is on hate and hostility, substance misuse and being safe on the streets.

30 June 2022

Schools with the tools to beat cyber bullies

To celebrate Stop Cyberbullying Day, school children at Regents Park in Southampton are promoting an online environment, free from personal threats, harassment and abuse. Stop Cyberbulling Day is being celebrated all over the world on Friday 17 June 2022 by a range of schools, institutions, organisations, and governments.  

20 June 2022

Constabulary name change moves a step closer

Plans to change the Hampshire Constabulary name to include the Isle of Wight took another step forward today.

09 June 2022

PCC comments on waste left after unauthorised encampments

“These photos, taken over the last few days in Hampshire, show the unacceptable levels of waste left behind after unauthorised encampments.

25 May 2022

Consultation launched on the National Race Plan for policing

The National Police Chiefs Council and College of Policing have today (24 May) started consulting on a new race plan aimed at addressing race disparities affecting Black people and changing a legacy of distrust. In line with this, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Constabulary is now further developing its own anti-racism plans.

24 May 2022

Hampshire and Isle of Wight residents asked for their views on 101 and 999 services

Residents of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight are being asked to take a few minutes to tell police chiefs about their experiences of the 101 and 999 services, as well as preferences for future modes of contact.

19 May 2022

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