Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC) Katy Bourne will question the Chief Constable about how the force understands and prepares for increased demand at this month’s Performance & Accountability Meeting.
PCC welcomes WiSE up to Boys campaign to raise awareness of sexual exploitation of boys and young men
Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne has welcomed the launch of a new awareness-raising campaign after a report commissioned by her office found boys and young men risk being overlooked as potential victims of sexual exploitation.
Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne has launched a county-wide consultation to ask the public if they would be prepared to pay more for policing in Sussex.
Sussex Police is ‘good’ at keeping people safe and reducing crime, according to the latest assessment by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Service (HMICFRS).
People affected by domestic abuse in East Sussex and Brighton & Hove are to benefit from almost £1.4m of Home Office funding for an early intervention service to support victims and to challenge abusive behaviour.
Members of the Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner’s ground-breaking Youth and Elders’ Commissions have been honoured at a celebratory event to thank them for their outstanding contributions.
PCC to question Chief Constable about sex for rent deals, modern-day slavery and exploitation
It has been reported that some landlords in the South East are targeting vulnerable people with 'sex for rent' deals. Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne will question Chief Constable Giles York about how the police are supporting those who are abused and exploited and how the Force is pursuing perpetrators of these crimes at the monthly Performance & Accountability Meeting (PAM).
Four organisations in Sussex have been awarded grants from the Police and Crime Commissioner's (PCC) Victims' Services Fund for projects and services that support vulnerable victims of hate crime and those that have been persistently targeted.
A new role to help tackle human trafficking and modern slavery in Sussex will be funded by the county’s Police and Crime Commissioner.
Sussex PCC Katy Bourne has announced up to £100,000 of new funding for support services after a report commissioned by her office found boys and young men risk being overlooked as potential victims of sexual exploitation.