Introduction January 2019
Fire transfers to Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner
Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has now taken on the governance of Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service, creating the Office of Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner.
Major trauma packs deployed to frontline police officers
Every police response vehicle in Northamptonshire is to be equipped with a special trauma response kit and every frontline police officer will be trained to deal with major traumatic injuries in a move that will improve both public and officer safety.
More officers to be equipped with Taser
Fifty neighbourhood and rural policing officers are set to be trained and equipped with Taser in a first for neighbourhood
and rural policing teams in Northamptonshire.
Hub for victims now opened
Warwick House in Northampton has been formally opened by Stephen Mold, Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, and Chief Constable Nick Adderley as a hub for services for victims of crime in the county.
More Government funding for policing and fire next year
Policing Minister Nick Hurd recently announced an increase in the national grant funding for policing, which will rise by £161 million across the country, as well as an increase for fire services.
New fund helps officers and staff support communities
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has set up a new
fund to enable police officers and staff across the organisation to carry out initiatives that will benefit the public in the communities they serve and to make Northamptonshire safer.
New Deputy Chief Constable
Simon Nickless has been appointed as Deputy Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police, replacing the current Deputy, Rachel Swann, who leaves to join Derbyshire Constabulary in February.
Join us at our barn events
Farmers and landowners are being invited to two free barn events to learn about and discuss with police officers action being taken against rural crime.