Supporting our Young and Protecting our Streets

Serious crime in Westminster has risen steadily and is an issue at the forefront of many local people’s minds. Keeping our communities safe is a priority for me, which is why I will continue to work closely with the Metropolitan Police and my Home Office colleagues to get a grip of this worrying issue and reverse this unacceptable trend by advocating the adoption of a public health approach to youth violence reduction, championing the work of local youth clubs and by supporting the Council’s call to Back our Bobbies, getting more police out on our streets.


Meeting with Borough Commander Ch Supt Rob Jones

Following on from yesterday’s Youth Violence Commission meeting, I met with the new Borough Commander, Chief Superintended Rob Jones, for an introductory chat to discuss the merging of Westminster, Hammersmith & Fulham and Kensington & Chelsea in to the Central West Basic Command Unit (BC