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Major trauma kits 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. The specialist packs contain the essential equipment needed to…

New road safety strategy to reduce collisions in Northamptonshire

A countywide road safety strategy has been launched to reduce the number of deaths and serious injuries to motorists, riders and pedestrians on Northamptonshire’s roads. Road safety in Northamptonshire has improved significantly over the last 20 years, and the number of people killed and seriously injured on the county’s roads…

Grosvenor Centre strikes back at shoplifters

Every one of the 60 retail units in Northampton’s Grosvenor Centre has been signed up to work in partnership with the Northampton Retail Crime Initiative (NRCI), which is part of the Northamptonshire Business Crime Partnership (NBCP). The Grosvenor Centre’s new management team wanted to take action to support and protect…

Best Bar None 2018/19 award winners announced in Northamptonshire

Some of the best managed pub, bars and clubs in the county have been recognized at a ceremony to announce the Best Bar None 2018 winners, held at Aspers casino in Northampton. Licensed premises from across the county received accreditations to the Best Bar None (BBN) scheme, which were presented…

Funding boost to help tackle Gang related violence

Action to tackle gang related and serious violence in Northamptonshire has received a boost with the injection of £627,000 of new Home Office funding for a successful bid by Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner and Northamptonshire Police. The money, from the Serious Youth Violence Early Intervention Fund, will be used…

Your chance to chat with Stephen & Nick

Northamptonshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable are setting up their stall in Northampton and Corby to meet local people and hear what they have to say about policing in the county. OnFriday, November 16, Stephen Mold and Nick Adderley will be in the lower mall of the Grosvenor…

£250,000 to be invested to help women break the cycle of crime

Almost £250,000 is to be invested in programmes to help support women offenders and reduce the level of reoffending in Northamptonshire, thanks to new funding from the Ministry of Justice. A group of organisations led by Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and The Good Loaf successfully submitted a…

More areas sponsor dedicated PCSO under new Police and Crime Commissioner scheme

More parishes have taken up the opportunity to sponsor their own, dedicated PCSO under a new scheme developed by Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold. Woodford Halse, Bugbrooke and a group of villages comprising Spratton, Pitsford, the Bramptons, Harlestone and Boughton are now sponsoring PCSO, bringing the total number…

PCC asking for views on Police and Fire council tax precept

Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a consultation to ask people if they would be willing to pay more in council tax to support policing and fire services in the county. The Commissioner is responsible for setting the Force and now the Fire budgets and determining the…

Statutory instrument will transfer fire governance from County Council to PCC

A Statutory Instrument has been laid before Parliament today (October 12) that sets the framework for the transfer of the oversight of Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service  from Northamptonshire County Council to Northamptonshire Police and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold. The statutory instrument starts the countdown for oversight to move to…