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Police: Official Visits

Volume 493: debated on Wednesday 3 June 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many police stations she has visited on official business in the last 12 months. (247690)

My right hon. Friend the Home Secretary regularly goes out to visit front line police officers and Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs), both in police stations and as part of neighbourhood policing visits.

For example, in February this year my right hon. Friend visited a police station in Southampton, and has met front line police officers and PCSOs in their communities on many occasions in the last 12 months, including undertaking visits to Basildon, West Yorkshire, Luton, Northampton, South Yorkshire and Cardiff.