Day 4 - Q. How will you deliver value for money?
The current Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner has increased the police Council Tax by 50%, but not fully restored police officer numbers, even before taking population growth and new housing into account.
I promise to ensure the police undertake a climate audit, including plans for use of renewable energy and how they intend to meet zero tailpipe vehicle emissions.
Work must be done to reduce delays in bringing offenders to justice. This was already an issue before the pandemic, and now it is much worse.
Lead a review into whether some back office functions can be carried out more cost effectively if located elsewhere.