Introduction

Leicestershire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Willy Bach is asking for your views as he prepares his first Police and Crime Plan.  He wants to make sure that the Plan reflects the issues that local people say are important to them to meet their policing needs and expectations.  Are you prepared to help?

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* 1. How important do you feel that the following should be for Leicestershire Police?

  Very important Fairly important Not important/An issue for another agency Don't know
Reducing and preventing Crime
Ensuring that crimes such as Hate Crime, Domestic Violence, Sexual offences and Cyber Crime are reported to the Police
Reducing offending and re-offending
Supporting victims of crime
Protecting the vulnerable from harm
Making sure that the Police are visible to the public
Ensuring that neighbourhood policing teams  continue to be supported
Making it easy for the public to report crime and ASB and to contact the police or other agencies
Encourage people to volunteer to assist in policing (e.g. Special Constables, advisory or enhancing support roles)
Improving the public’s understanding of the role and work of the Police and Crime Commissioner

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* 2. The 999 phone line exists to handle reporting the most serious matters, how would you prefer to report things not requiring calling 999? (Please rank)

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th
At a police station
To a Police non-emergency phone line
To another agency (e.g. a Council)
To a multi-agency phone line (e.g. a joint Police / Council number)
On-Line / App

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* 3. How would you prefer to receive general information from the police? (Please rank your top 3)

  1st 2nd 3rd
On a website
On a web chat
By SMS (text)
By email
By leaflet
By social media
At a public meeting
Don not want any general information

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* 4. Of the following list which 3 forms of Police visibility are most important to you? (Please rank your top 3)

  1st 2nd 3rd
Uniformed personnel on foot
Uniformed personnel on bicycles
Uniformed personnel in vehicles
Available in Police Stations
Available at other local community locations
On-line

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* 5. Would you be interested in volunteering to assist in policing or other agencies?

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