RESPONSE TO GOVERNMENT’S SERIOUS VIOLENCE STRATEGY

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings has welcomed the Government’s Serious Violence Strategy launched today (9 April 2018).

YOYO at Rawmarsh Community School – Rotherham

On 29 January 2018, YOYO visited Rawmarsh Community School in Rotherham. The pupils covered the subject of Drugs and you can listen to all the podcasts produced by the pupils at Rawmarsh Community School in the YouTube playlist.

VISIT TO THE POLICE DOG SECTION

The Commissioner visited the police dogs at their kennels and training centre in Sheffield, on Tuesday, 24 October, where a new litter is currently being cared for.

FURTHER GRANT FUNDING FOR ORGANISATIONS IN SOUTH YORKSHIRE

Further grant funding from the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Community Grant Scheme has been announced today (Wednesday, 14 December).

ROUNDABOUT RECEIVE GRANT FUNDING

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner went along to Roundabout in Sheffield on Wednesday, 8 November to see how they plan to spend the £5,000 grant funding they have been awarded.

PCC FUNDING GENERATES A SOCIAL RETURN ON INVESTMENT OF £373,000

Funding from the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner of £20,000 has generated a social return on investment of almost £400,000.

SUCCESSFUL GRANTS RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

The South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner has today (Wednesday, 12 October 2016) announced which South Yorkshire organisations have been awarded funding from his community grant scheme.

£20K DRUGS RAID IN EASTWOOD, ROTHERHAM

Dr Alan Billings spent the morning with police officers in Rotherham on Wednesday, 21 September and got the opportunity to see them recover £20k of cannabis plants from a property In Eastwood.

ROAD SAFETY CAMPAIGN TO TARGET YOUNG DRIVERS, SEATBELTS AND MOBILE PHONES

LEGAL HIGHS ARE NO LONGER LEGAL

The Psychoactive Substances Act comes in to force at midnight on Wednesday 25 May.   This means that Legal Highs will no longer be legal to produce, distribute or import.

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.

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