News in Michael Lane

Your PCC put public questions to the Chief Constable – now online

As part of his ongoing scrutiny and challenge of the performance of Hampshire Constabulary, Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner has put questions directly from the public to the Chief Constable and the session can now be viewed above.

24 November 2020

Nominations for PCC’s annual Safer Awards open

Police and Crime Commissioner, Michael Lane is inviting members of the local community to put forward individuals they think deserve recognition for going the extra mile to help keep their community safer.

26 October 2020

Submit your questions to the PCC for the next scrutiny session

Michael Lane, the Police and Crime Commissioner is inviting residents from across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight to submit their own questions for him to put to the Chief Constable on their behalf. This is part of the Commissioner’s regular scrutiny meetings to ensure that he is representing the views and concerns of local […]

13 October 2020

PCC response to Government coronavirus surge funding

Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane said:   “I welcome this extra funding that recognises there are costs to the strengthening of our Constabulary’s role in enforcing the additional regulations required by the national assessment that restrictions and right behaviours are essential at this time of some locally increased risks that have the potential to […]

09 October 2020

Police and Crime Commissioner secures £550k funding to help make lives of local residents safer

Hampshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane has secured Home Office funding to improve the lives of residents in the Bargate area of Southampton.

28 July 2020

Submit your questions for the Chief Constable

Police and Crime Commissioner invites questions from the public on police priorities and performance to put to the Chief Constable

10 June 2020

PCC sets out new plan to protect communities during COVID-19 and into the future

In these extraordinary times Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner sets out his new plan to enable swift and immediate action to keep communities safer now and into the future.

27 May 2020

PCC invites questions about policing during the COVID-19 pandemic for the Chief Constable

Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner is inviting residents to submit their own questions for him to put to the Chief Constable on their behalf as part of his regular scrutiny and support meetings.

20 April 2020

PCC responds to additional powers for policing

PCC responds to additional powers for policing with call for all to take personal responsibility for doing the necessary and right things to save lives and reduce risk.

26 March 2020

PCC responds to needs of partners during COVID-19 crisis

Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane has re-iterated his commitment to continue to support the delivery of essential services to victims of crime and vulnerable members of our communities during the COVID-19 crisis.

26 March 2020

Commissioner promises to support police and partners

“We are currently facing unprecedented and dynamically changing times. The Government announced last week that the Police and Crime Commissioner and local elections that were due to take place this May will now move to May 2021.

20 March 2020

PCC comments on death of John Jenkins, D-Day veteran

Michael Lane’s thoughts on the announcement of the death of John Jenkins D-Day veteran, centenarian and Portsmouth legend: 

18 December 2019

Death of Ron Hogg, Durham Police, Victims and Crime Commissioner

PCC Michael Lane has responded to the death of Ron Hogg:

18 December 2019

PCC reply to HMICFRS inspection of the police response to cyber-dependent crime

Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane has today approved an investment of £600,000 by Hampshire Constabulary in a package of measures to enhance digital capability.

24 October 2019

Response to today’s Queen’s Speech

Responding to the Queen’s speech, Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner said:

14 October 2019

156 more officers for Hampshire Constabulary

“I am delighted that Hampshire Constabulary will have 156 additional Police Officers as part of the first tranche of uplift the Government has announced today.

09 October 2019

Local criminal system the focus of Channel 4 documentary

The first episode of a ground breaking documentary series following agencies from across the Hampshire Criminal Justice System was broadcast last night [Monday 16 September]. The Channel 4 series, Crime and Punishment, follows local agencies including Probation, the Crown Prosecution Service, Hampshire Constabulary and HM Prison Winchester, to create the first documentary of its kind […]

17 September 2019

Submit your questions for the Chief Constable Scrutiny Session

Police and Crime Commissioner, Michael Lane, will be challenging the Chief Constable on police priorities, and the questions and concerns of the public.

04 September 2019

PCC to lead new Violence Reduction Unit for Hampshire

Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane has been awarded £880,000 by the Home Office to set up a Violence Reduction Unit in Hampshire.

12 August 2019

Michael Lane comments on the Prime Minister’s announcement to recruit police officers

Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner, said: “The Prime Minister’s announcement that 20,000 new police officers will be recruited nationally over the next three years is very welcome.

30 July 2019

Neighbourhood Crime Maps

Find out what’s happening in your neighbourhood, meet your local policing team and how to contact them. Explore the crime map to see what has happened and the policing outcomes for each crime.

Neighbourhood Watch

Find a Watch scheme in your community, and apply to join or send a message to the scheme coordinator. Neighbourhood Watch provides a way for local people to play an important part in making their communities safer.

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