LESS POLICE BASES - MORE DEDICATED WARD OFFICERS The closure of police stations, bases, and offices across London will mean more dedicated ward officers in every community, says a consultation document on the issue. These officers will be based closer to their wards and equipped to work and engage with the public on the go … Continue reading LESS POLICE BASES – MORE DEDICATED WARD OFFICERS
POLICE STATION CLOSURES The consultation document shows that in May 2017 the average number of daily crime reports at buildings being disposed of across the boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark was: BROMLEY: West Wickham - nil; Copperfield House (police academy in Penge) 0.1 CROYDON: Windmill Rd custody 0.3 LAMBETH: Kennington 0.8 Streatham … Continue reading POLICE STATION CLOSURES
TORIES AND LABOUR IN LAMBETH BOTH OPPOSE POLICE STATION CLOSURES - BUT WHO'S TO BLAME? In Lambeth both the main political parties are opposing the police station closures - but for widely differing reasons. Conservative opposition leader Cllr Tim Briggs has started a petition - to be presented to the Mayor of London - opposing … Continue reading TORIES AND LABOUR IN LAMBETH BOTH OPPOSE POLICE STATION CLOSURES – BUT WHO'S TO BLAME?