Proposed merger between Dorset Police and Devon and Cornwall Police
Thank you to everyone who took part in the proposed merger survey. The results will be published here as soon as they are available.
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County lines is a national issue that affects forces across England and Wales, including our own. The term ‘county lines’ refers to gangs in major cities supplying drugs to other parts of the UK, usually using dedicated phone lines to facilitate it.Read more
Today, the Home Office launched a new campaign to reduce knife crime among young people. We’re seeing an upward trend in offences involving a knife or sharp instrument being recorded by police nationally. While overall numbers locally are low, we must get to grips with the issue.Read more
Since the report was announced two years ago, practitioners, campaigners and the families of those who have died in police custody have faced an agonising wait. Now, we at last have the chance to reflect on the findings.Read more