PCC hosts ‘moving and powerful’ event for young people in Bedfordshire
Guest Speakers from the Youth Conference - VERU and Liz Spurling

PCC hosts ‘moving and powerful’ event for young people in Bedfordshire

Last week saw the Bedfordshire Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC), host their first-ever three-day conference alongside Bedfordshire’s Violence and Exploitation Unit (VERU), for year 9 students across…

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PCC’s response to National Police Chiefs’ Council Race Action Plan
29 March 2022-Schools debate final held at Shire Hall, Beford with students from Bedford Modern and Icknield school battling for first place. Event organised by Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner's office.

PCC’s response to National Police Chiefs’ Council Race Action Plan

I want all of our residents in Bedfordshire to know and feel that they will be treated fairly, and in a lawful manner by Bedfordshire Police officers whenever they come…

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New funding to support victims of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence will be ‘instrumental’ says Beds PCC

Bedfordshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC), Festus Akinbusoye, believes securing additional funding for victims of Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence will be instrumental in tackling these crimes across the county.…

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Beds PCC ‘thrilled’ that Bedfordshire Police have been rated ‘outstanding’ for their management of offenders

Bedfordshire Police received the grading following an inspection by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabularies and Fire & Rescue Services (HMICFRS). PCC Festus Akinbusoye said: “The grading was part of a…

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Beds PCC ‘thrilled’ VERU team recognised by the Home Office with three-year funding announcement

It marks the longest funding settlement yet for the county’s Violence and Exploitation Reduction Unit (VERU), which had been awarded year-on-year funding for its three years of operation so far.…

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