BACK TO SCHOOL FOR THE POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER

Dr Alan Billings, the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner visited Handsworth Grange Community Sports College in Sheffield on Wednesday, 2 March to hear directly from pupils on issues that concerned them around safety and the role of the police.

REACTION TO SENTENCING OF ROTHERHAM GROOMING GANG

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings, said: "These sentences reflect the seriousness of the crimes committed and demonstrate that justice has been served on those who have committed these truly horrendous crimes.

RESPONSE ON HMICFRS PEEL EFFECTIVENESS REPORT FEBRUARY 2016

Statement from Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner: “HMIC reports are useful for me when I hold the force to account. They help me see more clearly the areas that need greater attention.

BURGLARY ON THE DECREASE IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE

“There has been some comment recently about the low detection rate for burglaries in South Yorkshire.

SOUTH YORKSHIRE CHILD ARRESTS FALL FOR THE FOURTH YEAR RUNNING

Figures released by the Howard League for Penal Reform for 2014 have shown a further reduction in the number of child arrests in South Yorkshire.

ROTHER VALLEY SOUTH AREA ASSEMBLY MEETING

Dr Alan Billings, the Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, and Chief Superintendent Jason Harwin, District Commander for Rotherham, were guest speakers at a packed meeting of the Rother Valley South Area Assembly in Woodsetts Village Hall.

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.

POLICE BUDGET CONSULTATION 2016/17

One of the responsibilities I have as Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) is to set the annual budget for policing. A small proportion of the cost of policing is paid from council tax (25%) with the rest coming directly from the Government via the police

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.

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.

SPORTFX SOUTH YORKSHIRE CELEBRATES FIFTH BIRTHDAY

There were high fives all around as young people from across South Yorkshire came together to celebrate the fifth anniversary of a police sports project.

GRANT FUNDING TO RE-COMMISSION POLICE RIOT VAN

The National Emergency Services Museum in Sheffield received a visit from Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner on Wednesday, 19 August.