Police launch £1m Innovation Fund
Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon Angus Macpherson has launched his £1 million Innovation Fund.
The Commissioner is looking to fund community and voluntary initiatives throughout Wiltshire and Swindon which will help towards achieving his six priorities as set out in his Police and Crime Plan.
Mr Macpherson said: “I am really excited about this £1 million Innovation Fund and making this money available to projects on the ground that can make a real difference to communities.”
The Commissioner’s six main priorities are:
Working with communities are partners to:
Reduce crime and anti-social behaviour
Protect the most vulnerable in society
Put victims and witnesses first
Reduce offending and re-offending
Drive up standards of customer service
Ensure unfailing and timely response to calls for assistance