‘Tackling Hidden Harms Together’ – County Conference in Colchester

2nd February 2016Chelmsford CVS, Events/ Opportunities

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Safer Essex and the Essex Community Voluntary Services network held their fourth joint conference at the Weston Homes Community Stadium on Tuesday 26th January 2016. The event brought together representatives from Essex Police, voluntary and community groups and public sector organisations from across the county to explore … Read More

Do you have a nomination for the PCC community safety award?

13th November 2014Chelmsford CVS

Nick Alston, Police & Crime Commissioner for Essex, is inviting nominations for individuals, volunteers and groups across the county who have made an Outstanding Contribution to Community Safety.  The new award aims to recognise those people or teams who go the extra mile. This could include volunteers who support and protect vulnerable people or to … Read More

Human Trafficking & Modern Slavery

29th April 2014Chelmsford CVS, Events/ Opportunities

Nick Alston, Police and Crime Commissioner for Essex wrote an article in December about modern slavery and concerns that, as with other forms of ‘hidden harm’, it is happening in Essex. The article (http://www.essex.pcc.police.uk/2013/12/its-happening-here-modern-slavery-in-essex/) followed the announcement of the government’s Modern Slavery Bill and spoke of his intent to explore the impact and scale of … Read More