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Nottinghamshire Police to discuss cuts to force

The Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Panel will meet later to discuss cuts to the force in the county.

A PCSO is a uniformed civilian member of police support staff Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Last week the Police and Crime Commissioner Paddy Tipping confirmed a decision is imminent on the number of Police and Community Support Officers in the county who will be made redundant. It follows a consultation in June.

He said the reduction in staff numbers, including PCSOs, are because of the tough economic climate and the promise of further cuts to come.

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