“Durham Constabulary has confirmed that following new information it is investigating potential breaches of Covid-19 regulations at a gathering in Durham City on April 30, 2021.
“I was not at this event, and it would therefore be inappropriate to comment about it. This is entirely an operational matter for the force and one in which I have had absolutely no involvement. I do not, and will not, interfere with the operational independence of the Constabulary.”
PCC Joy Allen has improved and extended the support for victims of sexual violence with the award of a three-year contract for the provision of ISVAs
PCC Joy Allen has completed her first year in the role. Her focus during this time has been on improving services & support for victims of crime