There are elections on 6th May for Police & Crime Commissioner, it matters who is in charge and this role comes with big powers:
Responsibility for setting the £310 million budget for policing in Sussex
Setting police priorities, ensuring your views and concerns are heard
Holding the Chief Constable to account for performance and cutting crime
As Sussex's Police & Crime Commissioner,Katy is putting more police officers into neighbourhoods, continuing the recruitment of 379 extra police officers, investing in roads policing and ensuring action is taken to tackle drugs, knife crime and county lines.