Skip to main content

News

This is the News section of the website where you will find out what the Commissioner has been doing over the previous weeks…

Statement from Acting Chief Constable Ben Snuggs and Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones on burglary

Burglary is a devastating crime which can cause significant distress to victims. In the past, officers have physically been deployed when a crime was in progress and all reports underwent a rigorous assessment of threat, harm and risk. Following an ongoing review of burglary deployment across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, and recognising the […]

26 September 2022

Roads Policing Officer describes new police motorcycles as ‘game-changers’

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones has funded three off-road motorcycles and three high performance motorbikes for Roads Policing Officers to apprehend offenders on motorcycles and mopeds.

22 September 2022

The OPCC’s Youth Commission is recruiting!

If you are aged between 14 and 24-years-old, we want your opinion on policing and crime. Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, is looking for young people aged between 14 and 24-years-old to join her Youth Commission and act as the voice of young people on police and crime issues.

22 September 2022

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones supports award for emergency workers killed in line of duty

Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, Donna Jones, is supporting the call from Mayor Andy Burnham’s office for police officers and emergency service workers killed in the line of duty to be officially honoured and remembered.

21 September 2022

PCC Donna Jones pays tribute to Her Majesty the Queen

“Her Majesty was a true professional, always on duty; she gave her whole life to this country” – PCC Donna Jones pays tribute to Her Majesty the Queen

14 September 2022

Death of Queen Elizabeth II – statement from Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, Donna Jones

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the death of our Sovereign, Queen Elizabeth ll. Her Majesty the Queen gave a lifetime of service to our country and I wish to send my condolences to the Royal Family at this very sad time. Many people in our communities proudly serve the […]

08 September 2022

Donna Jones will be opening recruitment for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Constabulary’s next chief constable

Police and Crime Commissioner, Donna Jones, will be opening recruitment for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Constabulary’s next chief constable.

06 September 2022

Donna Jones comments on new Prime Minister

“I am delighted that Liz Truss has been confirmed as the third female Leader of the Conservative Party and Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.”

05 September 2022

PCC works the late shift!

This month, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight Donna Jones, dedicated a Friday evening to experience the roles of call handlers who are on the front-line of the police’s response.

26 August 2022

“Strike action will present further impacts on victims”

Donna Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight has released a statement highlighting the impact the barristers’ strike will have on victims.  

22 August 2022

“Tougher sanctions for officers” to improve trust in policing

Police and Crime Commissioner Donna Jones welcomes ‘tougher sanctions for officers’ to improve trust in policing in response to updated College of Policing guidance for tackling violence against women and girls  

17 August 2022

PCCs award funding to dog section

Donna Jones, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, and Matthew Barber, Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley, have awarded more than £48,000 to fund lifesaving first aid equipment for all dog section vehicles.

15 August 2022

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

This site uses cookies

We use necessary cookies to make our site work, and we'd like to use analytics cookies to keep improving our website. Using this tool will set a cookie on your device to remember your preferences. For more information please see our Cookies Page.


Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies enable core functionality. You may disable these by changing your browser settings, but this may affect how the website functions.


Google Analytics

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future.