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PCC to put your questions to Chief Constable Andy Marsh live on Facebook

PCC to put your questions to Chief Constable Andy Marsh live on Facebook

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Have you ever wanted to ask the Chief Constable a question about policing? You can have your chance by submitting questions for Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Sue Mountstevens to ask him. The PCC is once again asking for local people to send her questions based around a number of themes, ahead of her next 30-minute Facebook Live webchat with Chief Constable Andy Marsh on Tuesday, July 2 at 10am.
Date:
Wednesday 19th June 2019
Hotels successfully trained to spot the signs of child sexual exploitation

Hotels successfully trained to spot the signs of child sexual exploitation

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An operation to raise awareness among hotels in Bridgwater of child sexual exploitation (CSE) has proved a success. Plain clothed officers attempted to book a room at a number of hotels in the town without identification and requesting to pay in cash while accompanied by one of our volunteer cadets who were all aged between 14 and 16.
Date:
Friday 14th June 2019
Take time to chat in support of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

Take time to chat in support of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

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Avon and Somerset Constabulary are showing their support for the United Nations World Elder Abuse Awareness Day this weekend and asking local communities to recognise the value older people bring to our communities and how a simple "hello" could make a big difference.
Date:
Thursday 13th June 2019
Be Proud Award 2019 winners announced

Be Proud Award 2019 winners announced

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Celebrating the men, women and teams who go above and beyond to keep our communities safe was at the heart of this year's Be Proud Awards, which took place at Cadbury House Hotel on Wednesday 12 June 2019.
Date:
Thursday 13th June 2019
Local school pupils celebrate their involvement in Mini Police initiative at a celebration and engagement event at Police HQ

Local school pupils celebrate their involvement in Mini Police initiative at a celebration and engagement event at Police HQ

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Over 150 young members of the Mini Police enjoyed a celebratory day of activities at Avon and Somerset Police headquarters in recognition of their involvement in this initiative.
Date:
Thursday 13th June 2019
Project Servator launches across Avon and Somerset

Project Servator launches across Avon and Somerset

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Avon and Somerset Police are launching a new tactic across our force area today (Wednesday, 12 June) specifically designed to disrupt a range of criminal activity, from theft to terrorism.
Date:
Thursday 13th June 2019
British Empire Medal for Bridgwater "action man" Tony Freeman in the Queen's Birthday Honours

British Empire Medal for Bridgwater "action man" Tony Freeman in the Queen's Birthday Honours

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Veteran Bridgwater beat manager, Tony Freeman, has been awarded the British Empire Medal in the Queen's Birthday Honours announced this week.
Date:
Monday 10th June 2019
Calls for women offenders to be better supported

Calls for women offenders to be better supported

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The way women offenders are being supported in Avon and Somerset has been highlighted in a national thought provoking report by crime and justice specialists Crest Advisory
Date:
Thursday 6th June 2019
New sexual violence therapies service for Avon and Somerset

New sexual violence therapies service for Avon and Somerset

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From 1 June 2019, the sexual violence psychological therapies service in Avon and Somerset will be provided by the Avon and Somerset Sexual Violence Consortium - a group of local specialist service providers made up of Somerset and Avon Rape and Sexual Abuse Support, with Bristol-based charities Womankind and The Green House.
Date:
Monday 3rd June 2019
Celebrating the local heroes who volunteer to support our police force

Celebrating the local heroes who volunteer to support our police force

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We are celebrating Volunteers' Week by thanking all of our volunteers who work side by side with the police and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
Date:
Friday 31st May 2019
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