Campaigning for change
Change is sometimes necessary for the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) and Cleveland Police to be able to do their jobs properly.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland is campaigning to reduce violent crime in Cleveland.
Police resources and funding
To meet Cleveland’s crime, policing and community safety needs, the Police and Crime Commissioner has to make sure Cleveland Police has enough funding and resources.
Greater penalties for attacks on emergency workers
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland backs plans for stiffer sentences for assaults on emergency workers. If amendments to the law are approved after consultation, it will mean that the maximum sentence will increase from one to two years