Policing levels to be maintained in Lincolnshire

January 27, 2016 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire Police will not be losing any officers on the streets of the county. Police and Crime Commissioner Alan Hardwick today confirmed that his budget for 2016-17 will mean police officers and police community support officers (PCSOs) will be maintained at their current levels. The commitment forms part of the proposals Mr Hardwick has submitted to the County’s Police and Crime Panel. These include a recommended council tax precept increase of 1.96 per cent. Lincolnshire […]

Lincolnshire Police To Invest In ANPR

March 17, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Lincolnshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has announced £200,000 is to be spent on upgrading the quality and coverage of Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR). ANPR has over recent years proved itself as an invaluable tool for keeping the people of Lincolnshire safe.Alan HardwickLincolnshire PCC When a vehicle passes an ANPR device, its registration number is read and instantly checked against database records of vehicles of interest. Police officers can then stop a vehicle, check it […]