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Capita preferred bidder for electronic monitoring contract

If Serco gets it horribly …

Lincolnshire Police Service outsources support services to G4S

Lincolnshire Police Service “estimates” that it will reduce its policing costs by 18 per cent as a result of outsourcing …

Virgin Care wins 5th prison healthcare contract

Virgin Care has won a contract to manage comprehensive primary care services for prisoners at HMP Bullingdon, in a deal worth …

Cuts to PCSOs

Halving of PCSO numbers across Medway area with Kent Police

Cuts to UK Borders Agency staff at Heathrow

As well as huge cuts to staff at UKBA, changes to rostering and flexibility are making working conditions difficult for …

Street lights Northampton

Every second street light has been turned off to save money. Huge risks in terms of crime and particularly violence against …

Police patrols cut in Birmingham

Police no longer patrolling parts of the city at night.

Keighley County Court Closed

Keighley County Court Closed.

Magistrates Court closed

Bingley Magistrates Court closed.

County and Magistrates Court closure

Pontefract County Court and Magistrates Court closed.

Magistrates Court closed

Dewsbury Magistrates Court closed.

County Court closure

Dewsbury County Court closed.

Law centres

Law Centres in Manchester being closed down.

Safer Neighborhood Teams under review in Dorset

Dorset Police is considering cutting the number of beat officers in the face of huge spending cuts. The force is reviewing …

Victim Support

Charity. Charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. Local authority funding cut: £3,949.41. Details: …

Crime Reduction Initiatives

Charity. Provides a range of specialist interventions to support individuals in criminal justice and community settings. Local …

Victim Support

Charity. Funding cut for Keepsafe project. Local authority funding cut: £64,228. Details: Received a total of £84,696 in …

Society of Voluntary Associates

Charity. Volunteer mentoring organisation working with those socially and economically disadvantaged. Funding via Youth Justice …

Remedi

Charity. Provider of restorative justice services. Funding via Youth Justice Board. Local authority funding cut: £28,500. …

Nacro

Charity. Works with disadvantaged people, offenders and those at risk of offending to help them find positive …

Sports Action

Charity. Sporting activities for those at risk of offending or truancy. Local authority funding cut: £15,000. Details: …

Sova

Charity. Runs projects around youth justice and offender rehabilitation. Local authority funding cut: £37,000. Details: …

Recre8

Charity. Psychology based drama company working with young offenders, those at risk of offending, parents and associated …

Crimebeat

Charity. Scheme that aims to give young people the opportunity to help combat crime. Funding for co-ordinator’s post and …

Langley House Trust

Charity. Provides resettlement services for ex-offenders. Local authority funding cut: £16,758.99. Details: Received …

Somerset Victim Support

Charity. Provides practical and emotional support to to people of any age who have been affected by crime or who have been …

Victim Support

Charity. Offers free practical and emotional support to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else …

Kent People’s Trust

Charity. Crime prevention in Kent. Local authority funding cut: £5,000. Details: Received £5,000 in 2010/11; no funding in …

Hope (Kent) Ltd

Charity. Provides support and guidance to help those whose lifestyles have led to offending to rebuild and make a fresh start. …

Crime Stoppers

Charity. Crime prevention and solving. Local authority funding cut: £5,000. Details: Received £5,000 in 2010/11; no funding …

Canterbury District Watch

Charity. Canterbury District Watch Ltd operates in partnership with Kent Police and Canterbury City Council to provide a safe …

Victim Support

Charity. Charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. Local authority funding cut: £31,943. Details: …

Crime Concern

Charity. Funding for youth offending team services. Local authority funding cut: £389,000. Details: Received £389,000 in …

Victim Support and Witness Service

Charity. Gives free and confidential help to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else affected.Local …

Nacro

Charity. Targeted activities linked to young people, crime and anti social behaviour.Local authority funding cut: £10,000. …

Safe in Tees Valley

Charity. Independent community safety partnership supporting partnership approaches to tackling crime, anti-social and safety …

Victim Support Waltham Forest

Charity. Provides practical and emotional support for victims of crime, help with Criminal Injuries Compensation claims, and …

Victim Support Redbridge

Charity. Offers free practical and emotional support to victims of crime, witnesses, their family, friends and anyone else …

Victim Support London

Charity. Supporting Victims of Crime; engagement & involvement of disadvantaged groups that experience high victimisation …

The Prince’s Trust

Charity. Reduced involvement of young ppl (aged 11-24) in violent crime - with an emphasis on the prevention of involvement in …

The Peace Alliance

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

The Monitoring Group

Charity. Reduce the incidence and impact of hate crime thru information campaigns, policy & good practice development work, …

The Comedy School

Charity. Reduced involvement of young ppl (aged 11-24) in violent crime - with an emphasis on the prevention of involvement in …

Springboard Bromley Trust

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

SOVA London

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

Race on the Agenda

Charity. Engagement & involvement of disadvantaged groups that experience high victimisation levels, to reduce crime and its …

Newham Monitoring Project

Charity. Reduce the incidence and impact of hate crime thru information campaigns, policy & good practice development work, …

London Action Trust

Charity. Engagement & involvement of disadvantaged groups that experience high victimisation levels, to reduce crime and its …

Fairbridge in London

Charity. Reduced involvement of young ppl (aged 11-24) in violent crime - with an emphasis on the prevention of involvement in …

Confidential and Local Mediation

Charity. Reduce the incidence and impact of hate crime thru information campaigns, policy & good practice development work, …

Catch 22

Charity. Reduce the incidence and impact of hate crime thru information campaigns, policy & good practice development work, …

Brandon Centre for Counselling & Psychotherapy for Young People

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

Artefacts Edutainment

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

Active Planet

Charity. Reduce youth offending and anti-social behaviour among young people (aged 11-24) through diversionary activities. …

Victim Support Hillingdon

Charity. Provides advice and support to victims of crime in the borough. People are referred by police, other agencies or …

Immediate Theatre

Charity. Peer led activity with 400 young people to prevent youth crime. Local authority funding cut: £170,083. Details: …

Swavesey NHW

Charity. Neighbourhood Watch scheme. Local authority funding cut: £1,000. Details: Received £1,000 in 2010/11; no funding in …

CSV

Charity. Peer mentoring – befriending, mentoring – reducing anti-social/offending behaviour.Local authority funding cut: …

Victim Support

Charity. Funding for anti-social behaviour worker. Local authority funding cut: £20,000. Details: Received £20,000 in …

Nacro

Charity. Works with disadvantaged people, offenders and those at risk of offending to help them find positive alternatives. …

Forensic Science Service

The entire of the government owned Forensic Science Service is being culled. The Forensic Science Service provide impartial …

South Wales Police

South Wales Police are in talks with staff and unions as the force is to cut up to 200 jobs over the next 18 months.

Cheshire Constabulary

Cheshire Police are losing 750 staff, one-third of whom are officers. Tory cuts will affect frontline policing in our …

UK Border Agency

1,453 staff at the Home Office UK Border Agency in Croydon were told in a meeting on 1st March 2011 that 776 of their posts …

Trafford Youth Offending Team

A cut of £370,000 in the Team’s budget.

1,500 Kent Police Jobs

Kent’s police force is cutting 1500 jobs- 500 of which will be uniformed officers. The Chief Constable has warned that this …

Equality & Human Rights Commission

The government plans to cut the EHRC budget by over 65%, cut staff by over half and remove it’s advice and grant giving …

Manchester CCTV

Manchester City Council plans to save £21k in 2011/12 by cancelling the installation of new CCTV cameras.

North Yorkshire Police

North Yorkshire Police will have its funding cut by more than £19 million between 2011 and 2015. The force has indicated that …

Bristol Safer Homes Project

Bristol City Council is planning to slash funding for its Safer Homes Project, cutting £150k from its £250k budget in …

Bristol police community support officers

Bristol City Council is planning to reduce funding for police community support officers (PCSOs), which are co-funded with the …

ADVA Devon domestic violence service

ADVA - Against Domestic Violence and Abuse – was set up in November 2002 to bring together the statutory and voluntary …

South Wales Police

THE four Welsh police forces are expected to shed 1,600 officers and staff over the next four years with South Wales Police is …

Sussex Police

Sussex Police plans to cut 1,050 jobs by 2015. 500 of these are expected to be frontline police officers.

Leeds Police Community Support Officers

Leeds City Council plans to cut its support for local Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) by 20 percent. Currently, the …

Inquest deaths in custody charity

London Councils grant cut a double whammy for INQUEST beneficiaries For 25 years, the London Boroughs Grants Scheme, …

Oxhey Police Station

South Oxhey’s police station could be closed in a bid to save money. Hertfordshire Constabulary, which plans to save more …

Identity and Passport Service

The Identity and Passport Service (IPS) is responsible for issuing UK passports and for the registration of births, marriages …

Bushey Police Station

Bushey Police Station looks set to close as part of government spending cuts. High running costs at the station, built in 1884, …

National Offender Management Service (NOMS)

The National Offender Management Service (NOMS) is responsible for prisons and probation services across Engalnd & Wales and is …

Hampshire police

Hampshire Constabulary plans to axe 1,400 posts - 20 percent of its workforce - including police officers. The force is …

Leicestershire Police

100 police staff will be made redundant from various areas within the force. The work they undertake is not diminishing and …

Thames Valley Police Service

More than 800 police officers and support staff are to be axed as government cuts force Thames Valley Police to rein in its …

local services

THOUSANDS of jobs will be lost on Tyneside as a result of Government cuts, a secret report has revealed. Experts at jobs …

West Midlands Police

West Midlands Police are looking to reduce numbers of civilian police staff by 1,200 and police officers by 1,100 over the next …

Camden community safety team

Camden Council is planning to cut its community safety service by a third, leading to fewer patrols. The restructured service …

Police civilian staff

85% cuts across three tiers of management underway.

Clare Lodge women’s secure unit outsourced

Peterborough City Council is planning to set up an ‘arms-length management organisation’ (ALMO) to run Clare Lodge women’s …

Huntingdonshire CCTV

Huntingdonshire District Council is planning to abolish all funding for CCTV surveillance, with all CCTV operations axed from …

Greater Manchester Police

Greater Manchester Police will lose a quarter of its staff as it deals with a £134m budget cut from 2011-15. Greater …

Lincolnshire Police

Lincolnshire Police will lose 70 uniformed police officers over 18 months from October 2010, as well as 80-100 support …

Lewisham youth offending service

A cut to funding for multi agency support to divert children and young people from crime and/or anti-social behaviour. Original …

Hammersmith and Fulham community law centre

The Hammersmith and Fulham community law centre had 100% of its funding cut in the council’s 2010 voluntary sector funding …

Newport Passport Office

PCS have today been informed that the passport office in Newport, South Wales (and the majority of the agency’s interview …

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