COMMUNITY INVITED TO ATTEND EVENT TO TACKLE HATE CRIME

South Yorkshire Police and the South Yorkshire Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner are inviting Rotherham residents along to the second meeting to discuss how hate crime is reported and how the police respond to incidents.

NEW YEAR MESSAGE

2015 was not an easy year, not least because of two big legacy issues. As Police and Crime Commissioner I first had to help the force come to terms with the findings of Alexis Jay's report into child sexual exploitation (CSE) in Rotherham

FUNDING FOR SHEFFIELD CHARITY HELPING VULNERABLE YOUNG GIRLS

Sheffield Futures received funding of £10,000 from Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner as part of his 2015/16 Community Grant Scheme.

LEGAL HIGHS AWARENESS CAMPAIGN MOVES ON TO THE BACKS OF BUSES

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner was today (Friday, 27 November) joined by Barnsley Football Club Team Captain Alfie Mawson, Chief Executive Ben Mansford and Barnsley Central MP Dan Jarvis to continue to promote the dangers

HOWARD LEAGUE FOR PENAL REFORM STATEMENT THAT CHILD ARRESTS FALL BY 54 PER CENT

Statement from Dr Alan Billings in response to the Howard League for Penal Reform statement that child arrests fall by 54 per cent.

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE HUB PROVING A SUCCESS IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE

The South Yorkshire Restorative Justice hub was launched on 2 June 2015. Since then, awareness of Restorative Justice has grown significantly across the county with a large number of victims receiving contact from our trained practitioners.

GRANT FUNDING FOR YOUNG WOMEN’S HOUSING PROJECT

Young Women’s Housing has received £8,500 from the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Grant Scheme.

FUNDING FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE AFFECTED BY DOMESTIC ABUSE

Haven House Project in Sheffield received a cheque for £10,084 from the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s 2015/16 Grant Funding Scheme.

LEGAL HIGHS SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN TO LAUNCH

The Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings, will launch a social media campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of taking legal highs today ( Monday 5 October).

POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER LAUNCHES INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings has today (Wednesday 30 September) launched a review into South Yorkshire Police’s handling of reports of child sexual exploitation.

DR BILLINGS ATTENDS ONE BARNSLEY HATE AND HARASSMENT CONFERENCE

GRANT CHEQUE HANDOVER FOR YORKSHIRE HOUSING

Dr Alan Billings, the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, has presented Yorkshire Housing with a cheque for £15,432 to fund work on making homes more secure across the county.