Nicholas Owen is a well known Surrey resident who is a familiar face in the County and UK wide, having had a successful career as a Journalist, national TV news presenter and author. In this in-depth interview he talks to Surrey's Police & Crime Commissioner - David Munro about the various aspects of his role, the challenges the Police Force face and his plans for the future should the public vote him in for a second term.
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'In Conversation' with Surrey's
PCC - David Munro on Surrey Hills Community Radio.
David talks about his role, the challenges of Covid-19 and Surrey issues in a half hour, informal interview via zoom, first aired on the 22nd January 2021 - listen to the full recording on mixcloud HERE.
SOME ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR
Extra front-line officers and operational staff - over 100 this year alone.
Rated ‘Good’ overall in the latest inspection reports compared with ‘Inadequate’ and ‘Requires Improvement’ when I arrived.
Much quicker responses to residents’ queries through a vastly improved 101 contact number.
Better working with other agencies - councils, emergency services and residents’ groups.
More funding to charities, organisations and individuals to help combat crime and reduce offending.
According to an independent survey, Surrey Police now have one of the highest public confidence rates in the country. Rated ‘Outstanding’ for preventing crime and tackling anti-social behaviour.