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Police and Crime Plan consultation continues its success on the road as Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Sue Mountstevens visits the local communities of Minehead, Bridgwater and Taunton.
Ms Mountstevens began the second day of consultation with callers on BBC Radio Somerset before continuing her busy schedule hearing from residents on their local policing priorities.
In the morning residents were invited to call BBC Radio Somerset with a question and answer session with the Commissioner, where she discussed items from road safety to direct entry into the police force.
Ms Mountstevens then went on to West Somerset Council Customer Contact Centre, Minehead where she engaged with the local community and residents.
The Commissioner was joined by members local Neighbourhood Beat Team as well as local councillors and members of the community safety partnership.
Ms Mountstevens then went onto Bridgwater library, the second location of the day where she spoke to members of public, both of whom came to visit her and with those who were on the surrounding streets of the local neighbourhood.
The Commissioner finished the day visiting Wellsprings Leisure Centre, speaking with and hearing from the local residents of Taunton.
At the end of the day in Taunton, Cllr Jane Warmington said on Twitter: “At Wellsprings to listen to ideas/concerns to feed into the Police & Crime Plan. Good chat with Sue.”
While out on the road Ms Mountstevens is also asking for people to tweet their policing priorities at #ourplan.
To take part in the online consultation for the Plan please visit http://www.consultation.avonandsomerset.police.uk/aspola/plan-consultation-13-14/consult_view You can also pick up printed surveys from local libraries or call 01275 816377.
The consultation closes on Friday 22 February 2013.
Posted on Thursday 31st January 2013