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Aldershot police station will be sold, PCC confirms

Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes has confirmed that Aldershot police station will be sold and staff potentially relocated to the library

No action taken against chief constable after misconduct claims

An investigation has found "no grounds to justify" allegations made against Chief Constable Andy Marsh

Arrested UKIP councillor claims he was targeted by police after criticism

Deputy UKIP leader on Hampshire County Council said his arrest on suspicion of assault was "politically orchestrated to cause concern during this election period" after he criticised Hampshire Constabulary leadership

Chief constable defended over alleged cover-up of sex abuse claims

County's top cop is defended by PCC as investigation into handling of school sexual abuse claims continues

Police

Aldershot police station sell-off 'likely to happen'

The site in Wellington Avenue is currently only 30% occupied and Hampshire Constabulary needs to make multi-million pound savings

Police, fire and council services to join forces in bid to save money

Three organisations link-up in the hope of saving £4m a year

Police

500 job losses planned for Hampshire Constabulary

As Hampshire Constabulary aims to make savings of £25m, 535 officers and staff are expected to lose their jobs or not be replaced once they leave

Council tax rise bid to stop police numbers falling to 'dangerous levels'

"Ministers are again cutting the money for policing in our communities", Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes said

Police commissioner 'left with no option' but to request tax rise

Hampshire's Police Commissioner said 'dangerous' budget cuts are making for 'very, very difficult' times for policing across the county

PC Reynolds (right) and PC East promoting their work to help victims of domestic abuse

Campaign targets spike in domestic abuse during Christmas

An additional police car will be working in the area this month, with the officers offering guidance and advice to people affected by domestic abuse

Large number of mentally ill people detained in police cells

Hampshire police has the seventh highest rate of holding people with mental health problems in its cells

Hampshire Constabulary

Investigation into police chief's actions

Hampshire Constabulary's chief constable under investigation for alleged breach of confidentiality and contempt of court claims

Youngsters at the Academy of Hard Knocks launch at the Fight Science gym

Funding plea for youngsters' martial arts group

The Academy of Hard Knocks works with young people to try to keep them out of trouble, but its founder is finding funding hard to come by

Convictions increase for sexual offences

Prosecution service reveal convictions for sexual offences and domestic violence are up in Hampshire

Neighbourhood police teams moving to council base

RUSHMOOR Borough Council offices will house Farnborough’s neighbourhood police teams from this August in a bid to generate an income of thousands of pounds.

Consultation pledge after policing plan was rushed

Hampshire's police and crime commissioner marks six months in office

Violent crime drops by half in Hart and Rushmoor

Hampshire Police figures reveal crime rates have dropped for the sixth consecutive year

Crime prevention gets £20k cash boost

Hampshire's police and crime commissioner gives £20,000 grant to prevent crime in Rushmoor and Hart

County authorities merge services to save millions

JOINT services between police, the county council and fire and rescue service will start next month in a bid to save money and improve efficiency.

Rushmoor council tax frozen for third year

COUNCIL tax will be frozen in Aldershot and Farnborough for another year, but vulnerable residents in the borough could still be ‘penalised’.

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