Budget Comment

21st March 2013

"However, I remain concerned about the impact the public spending cuts announced yesterday will have on our partner agencies.

"We know further cuts are looming beyond 2014, and I would urge the Government to give swift clarification on what affect they will have on police forces. This foresight is essential in order for us to be prepared, and plan to the best of our ability how we will continue to deliver a reputable service and keep people safe."