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News May 2014

Come and Meet Your Police Chiefs – Newcastle 28th May 2014

Come and Meet Your Police Chiefs Residents in Newcastle will have the chance to quiz their police chiefs at a public meeting on Thursday, May 29. Police and Crime Commissioner Vera Baird QC and Chief Constable Sue Sim QPM...

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Commissioner Baird Welcomes Shadow Home Secretary’s Commitment 21st May 2014

Northumbria’s Police & Crime Commissioner, Vera Baird QC has today welcomed the announcement by Shadow Home Secretary, Yvette Cooper MP, that a future Labour government will give law enforcement agencies new powers to force criminals to handover the profits...

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Commissioner Baird Welcomes Public Accounts Committee Report 20th May 2014

The Public Account Committee has today published its report on reforms of the Criminal Justice System and Probation and their findings echo what Vera Baird has been saying for months – that the reforms “Carry Significant Risk”. In relation...

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EDL Update 16th May 2014

Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner Vera Baird QC said: “The Chief Constable has made an operational decision that no march or demonstration should be allowed in the west end of Newcastle on May 17, and, although I do not...

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Commissioner’s Response – HMIC Inspection – The Strategic Policing Requirement. An inspection of the arrangements that police forces have in place to meet the Strategic Policing Requirement. 15th May 2014

HMIC inspected the mechanisms police forces, police regions and law enforcement bodies with national responsibilities have in place to deliver capacity, contribution, capability, consistency and connectivity against each of the five SPR threats i.e. terrorism, organised crime, civil emergency,...

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Come and Meet the Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable for Northumbria 9th May 2014

Come and Meet: Northumbria Police and Crime Commissioner Vera Baird QC and Chief Constable Sue Sim QPM are inviting local residents to attend a series of public meetings across the force area. This is an opportunity for residents to...

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Commissioner’s Newsletter May 2014 4th May 2014

PCCs Newsletter – May 2014

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