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Three more PCCs selected to take on responsibility for local Fire and Rescue Services

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced that three more Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) are now set to take on responsibility for local Fire and Rescue Services, becoming Police, Fire and Crime Commissioners for their respective areas. The PCCs involved are John Campion...
Posted On 26 Mar 2018
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Home Office funds Police and Crime Commissioners to support further police and fire collaboration

Brandon Lewis, the Minister for Policing and the Fire Service at the Home Office, has awarded £1 million from the Police Transformation Fund to nine Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) for their work in developing proposals to take on the additional responsibility for the...
Posted On 13 Apr 2017
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Royal Assent for Policing and Crime Bill heralds major milestone in Government’s reform agenda

The Conservative Government is heralding a major milestone in its policing reform agenda with the announcement that the Policing and Crime Bill has now received Royal Assent. The Policing and Crime Act 2017 will enhance the democratic accountability of police forces and Fire and...
Posted On 02 Feb 2017