Tag Archives: Crime

Shropshire Street Angels

Shropshire Street Angels is a new Charity that will soon start spreading its wings in the Oswestry Area of Shropshire, before aiming to spread across the county. The charity will offer Street Angels, Club Angels and Festival Angels to help vulnerable people in the … Continue reading

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Domestic Abuse Strategy 2018-2020 Consultation

The draft Domestic Abuse Strategy 2018 – 2020 is out for public consultation from the 14th November until 22nd December. The Safer Communities Team at Shropshire Council would like to hear the views of a wide range of organisations and … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council Residents Urged To Register For Police and Crime Commissioner Elections

Shropshire Council is encouraging local people to register to vote by visiting https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote  so you can have your say in the upcoming Police and Crime Commissioner elections. On Thursday 5 May 2016 voters in Shropshire will go to the polls … Continue reading

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PCC News Update

Click here to read the latest weekly update from the West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner.  

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National Rural Crime Survey And Rural and Cyber Crime Conference in Telford

The largest ever survey into crime and anti-social Behaviour (ASB) in rural areas has been launched in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to find out how the police can better serve rural communities. The survey, launched by the National Rural … Continue reading

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Police and Crime Commissioner’s Grant Available

The West Mercia Commissioner’s Grants Scheme was first introduced in 2013. The first two years of grant funding have achieved many successful outcomes, which have undoubtedly contributed to the low crime levels in West Mercia. A new grant process seeking … Continue reading

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NFU Mutual Country Crime Fighters Awards 2014

Calling all police fighting rural crime, NFU Mutual, the UK’s leading rural insurer, has announced the return of its annual Country Crime Fighters Awards 2014. With a cash fund of up to £6,500 available, the Awards will help to recognise … Continue reading

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A Good Night Out and Get Home Safely!

Shropshire’s Safer and Stronger Communities Partnership have again secured funding to enable the taxi marshall scheme in Oswestry and Shrewsbury to continue through to the New Year. The scheme aims to help reduce alcohol related crime and disorder in Shrewsbury … Continue reading

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Draft Community Engagement Strategy – PCC

Bill Longmore, Police and Crime Commissioner for West Mercia aims to provide a strong and powerful voice for local communities on policing matters, ensuring that their views are considered when making decisions on policing priorities. To help him achieve this he has … Continue reading

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