Finding the right balance

One of the things I am required to do as Police and Crime Commissioner, is to gauge public opinion and try to ensure that it is reflected in the priorities of the police service. The reason for this is quite simple. Policing in this country is by consent.

VOLUNTARY ORGANISATION RECEIVES FUNDING FOR VULNERABLE RESIDENTS IN INTAKE

A voluntary organisation that works together with adults and children from the local community has received a small grant from the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s grant fund.

POLICE OFFICERS AND STAFF RECOGNISED AT ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY

It was the annual Police and Partners Together Awards on Friday 2 October hosted by the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings.

#ILL-LEGAL HIGHS

The Psychoactive Substances Act provides a blanket ban on the production, supply and importation of these types of drugs.

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.

GRANT FUNDING TO ENGAGE YOUNG PEOPLE IN SPORT

Dr Alan Billings spent the morning with South Yorkshire Sport on Tuesday, 11 August, finding out how they engage with young people through sporting activities.

SOUTH YORKSHIRE STREET PASTORS CELEBRATION

It was the Street Pastors annual celebration on Wednesday night (15 July, 2015) at the Manana Manana Club in Doncaster.

2015/16 COMMUNITY GRANT SCHEME RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

Organisations across South Yorkshire are to benefit from £261,000 grant funding awarded by the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner.

DONCASTER COUNCILLORS DISCUSS POLICING ISSUES WITH PCC

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings and the Doncaster District Commander Chief Superintendent Richard Tweed met with the newly elected members of Doncaster Borough Council in the council chamber last week.

HOME OFFICE FUNDING SECURED FOR SEXUAL ABUSE ORGANISATIONS

South Yorkshire projects supported by the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings are to receive £413,000 grant funding from the Home Office.

2015/16 COMMUNITY GRANT SCHEME LAUNCHED

The South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings is launching his 2015/16 Community Grant Scheme. 

‘IS IT WORTH IT?’ AMELIX SCHOOL TOURS

On Thursday, 30 April, the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings attended the Amelix School Tours ‘Is It Worth It?’ at Maltby Academy in Rotherham.