Devon and Cornwall could be set to lose 500 police officers - and the Police and Crime Commissioner wants to know how people feel about it.Read the full story ›
The Chief Constable of Devon & Cornwall has given a stark warning about what could happen if planned cuts of £54 million go ahead.Read the full story ›
Devon and Cornwall's Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer is due to meet with Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Hogg to discuss possible job cuts to officers this morning.
There's speculation that as many as 700 additional roles could be lost.
Mr Sawyer is due to reveal how he thinks cuts of up to £54 million pounds could impact on staff numbers.
There are fears that Devon and Cornwall Police could be about to announce hundreds more job losses.
Police and Crime Commissioner Tony Hogg and Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer are due to discuss the possibility of more job losses at a meeting in Plymouth tomorrow.
The force already has plans in place to cut 500 staff over the next five years.
Funding cuts from local authorities and the Arts Council are threatening to stop theatre and cultural activities in rural communities.
Villages In Action has been bringing subsidised performances to village halls for 20 years but has now lost some grants.
Thousands of people from across the Westcountry are heading to the Capital for a march against the Government's austerity policies.Read the full story ›
A new report has warned that Devon and Cornwall Police may not be able to provide "an efficient or effective service". The claim was made in a study by the HMIC, the organisation which carries out independent inspections of Police forces on behalf of the Government.
The Force is losing more than six hundred officers between now and March 2015 - and almost four hundred backroom staff. It is all part of more than fifty million pounds worth of cuts the force says it is having to make. John Andrews reports.