West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner reveals his plan for policing

Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire Mark Burns-Williamson.
Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire Mark Burns-Williamson.

The Police and Crime Commissioner for West Yorkshire Mark Burns-Williamson has revelaed his plans to tackle crime.

The document includes a target to cut the number of burglaries, tackle serious and violent crime and work to change minds over problems such as hate crime.

He said: “This plan reflects my beliefs and values.

“It builds on the pledges made to you and the concerns you raised with me during the election campaign but importantly is strongly influenced by and seeks to properly reflect what is happening where you live and what you care about, as people told me clearly in my Listening to You First consultation.”

“I want to make a real difference to people’s lives across West Yorkshire.”