Police share of council tax jumps up, despite objections

AN ABOVE-inflation 5.5% increase in the police share of council tax has been agreed despite it being rejected by the public and members of the county’s Police and Crime Panel. David Munro,... Read more »

Commissioner asking for council tax rise to fund more police

SURREY’S Police and Crime Commissioner is again asking householders to support an above-inflation rise in the police share of council tax, to fund more officers and increased resources for the county force.... Read more »

Commissioner’s ‘serious concerns’ over police funding

THE Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner David Munro has criticised the government’s funding settlement as “unfair to Surrey” and set out his “serious concerns” in a letter to the Home Secretary. Mr... Read more »

Would you pay extra for police officer increase?

SURREY residents are again being asked to pay extra council tax to fund an increase in police officers for the county. For the second year running, Surrey Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC)... Read more »