Time for change

Knife crime up, violent crime up, car crime up, but police staffing down. We’ve all seen the consequences of the decision to underfund our local police.

It’s time for change in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.

Read more

Climate Justice

My vision for carbon-neutral policing across Hampshire: 

Read more

Hampshire Police woefully underfunded


Yesterday (29th January), a budget paper was passed at Hampshire's Police & Crime Panel supporting a proposed £15 annual increase in council tax funding. 

Responding, I released a press statement, saying: "We live in a poorly funded area. Hampshire and the Isle of Wight police currently receive £43.5m less than the national average. We need a Police and Crime Commissioner who will fight for fairer funding for our communities.

Read more

Chandler's Ford campaigner working with schools


Councillor Tim Groves is campaigning to address issues of crime and anti-social behaviour in Chandler’s Ford.

Read more

Supporting young people in Petersfield - Kings Arms


It was great to meet with the team working at Kings Arms in Petersfield – taking appropriate COVID precautions.

Providing support for young people is a crucial part of making stronger and safer communities.  The team provided a terrific briefing on the current challenges they face.

Read more

Safer roads on the Isle of Wight


I met with campaigner Nick Stuart on a very rainy October day to discuss the importance of coordination between the island council and the police to improve road safety.

Read more

Sign in with Facebook, Twitter or Email.