South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit Supports Operation Sceptre

Latest ONS Statistics Show Decrease in Firearms Offences in South Yorkshire

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Dr Billings discusses the impact of underinvestment in the criminal justice system and Rishi Sunak's thoughts on Smart Motorways

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Dr Billings discusses the Met police facing special measures, the differing opinions on stop and search and the complexity of boosting officer numbers by 20,000

New Figures Show Fall in Firearms Offences in South Yorkshire

New ONS data shows a 27% drop in firearms offences

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Dr Billing's discusses concerning behaviour in the Met, following Cressida Dick's resignation, gun control and a positive outcome for one local community group

New Figures Show Drop in Violent Crimes in South Yorkshire

Recorded levels of overall crime, firearm offences, knife crime, theft and residential burglary all fell in the 12 months to September 21 compared to the previous 12-month period. 

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PCC Responds to Inspection of Regional Organised Crime Units

Her Majesty’s Inspectors have published their inspection into how effectively and efficiently the Regional Organised Crime Units (ROCUS) deal with threats from serious and organised crime.

PCC funding boost for South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit

The Home Office has announced that a further £1.6million will be made available to the South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings, to continue the work of the recently established South Yorkshire Violence Reduction Unit.