News in southampton

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

News round up from the OPCC

The PCC met with the minister for Health at the launch of Southampton’s wellbeing centres and commented on the Home Office front line review this week.  The Youth Commission were representing the views of young people across the region at the County Child Exploitation Board in Portsmouth as well.  If you haven’t added your voice […]

12 July 2019

Commissioner Michael Lane attends launch of Southampton Living Well

Michael Lane, Police and Crime Commissioner for Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth and Southampton yesterday attended the launch of Southampton Living Well at Chamberlayne Leisure Centre in Southampton.

12 July 2019

Plan ahead for M27 closure by Highways England this weekend

This weekend, Highways England will be closing a section of the M27 to replace the bridge which carries the A3057 Romsey Road over motorway.  As a result, residents should plan their journeys and expect extra traffic disruption in the area.

24 June 2019

PCC comments on assault of Hampshire police officer in Southampton over the weekend

Following the serious assault of an officer in Southampton at the weekend, the Police and Crime Commissioner, Michael Lane, said:

24 June 2019

Southampton’s Criminal Justice Open Day

Want to know how a Judge or Magistrates deal with sentencing? Find out at Southampton’s Criminal Justice Open Day On Saturday 15 September 2018 from 10am to 3pm, everyone is invited to visit the law courts in Southampton, to go behind the scenes and find out what happens there. 

21 August 2018

“We are #SaferTogether” says Police and Crime Commissioner

On Tuesday 27 June in the Westquay shopping centre in Southampton, Police and Crime Commissioner Michael Lane is holding his ‘Safer Together’ event, to demonstrate the achievements of working in partnership after a year of being in post. The event is open to the public and free to attend.

20 June 2017

Michael Lane presents his strategy to ‘keep us safer’

On Wednesday 7 December, Michael Lane officially launched his strategy for Policing and Crime in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, and Southampton. 

07 December 2016

Fire and police celebrate in Hightown Fire Station

Hampshire Constabulary’s Southampton East Neighbourhood Policing Team officially celebrated on Friday 12 August with staff from both fire and police at the refurbished station.

18 August 2016

Council and Police join forces

Fareham Borough Council could be welcoming the Police into the Civic Offices soon, following a constructive meeting between the two organisations.

22 July 2016

Portswood police station services re-open

On 19 July 2016, the front counter service at Bitterne Police Station moved to Portswood Police Station.

14 July 2016

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.