Controversial police consultation backs merger with mayor

Proposals to transfer policing powers to the mayor have been backed by a controversial public consultation, papers have revealed.
The two-stage consultation, which asked members of the public whether they believed the position of Police and Crime Commissioner should be scrapped and its powers transferred to the mayor, has been taking place over the past four months.
Papers set to go before the board of the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) next week show that 58 per cent of of the 6,059 stage-one respondents agreed with the principle of the transfer, with 37 per cent disagreeing.... read more

 
15 March 2019 in Regional West, Views: 21
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