My Role

Role of the Commissioner

Setting the direction – I will set a strategic direction for the police force and will ensure accountability for policing.

  • As your PCC, I will be accountable to you, the electorate
  • I will set strategic policing priorities to meet local needs
  • I will be holding the force to account through the Chief Constable
  • I will consult with and involve the Lancashire public

Working with partners to prevent and tackle crime and re-offending

  • I will ensure that the police respond effectively to your concerns and threats to public safety
  • I want to promote and enable joined-up working on community safety and criminal justice
  • My aim is to increase your confidence in how crime is cut and policing delivered

Being the voice of the public, the vulnerable and victims

  • I will ensure that public priorities are acted upon, victims are consulted and that the most vulnerable individuals are not overlooked
  • All my efforts will comply with the General Equality Duty under the Equality Act
  • As of April 2015, I am responsible for commissioning Victim Services for Lancashire

Contributing to the resourcing of policing response to regional and national threats

  • I will ensure an effective policing contribution alongside other partners to national arrangements to protect the public from other cross-boundary threats in line with the strategic policing requirement

Contributing to the resourcing of policing response to regional and national threats

  • I will ensure an effective policing contribution alongside other partners to national arrangements to protect the public from other cross-boundary threats in line with the strategic policing requirement

Ensuring value for money

  • I have responsibility for setting the budget. This includes how much you pay for the police part of your council tax and how policing grants from central government are spent.

I will ensure that the people of Lancashire receive value for money

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The Office of the PCC for Lancashire
County Hall Preston
PR1 0LD
Email: commissioner@lancashire-pcc.gov.uk