Contact your police and crime commissioner (PCC) to make a suggestion or a complaint on how your local area is policed.

PCCs are elected to make sure that local police meet the needs of the community. Contact your local PCC about:

  • how your area is policed
  • the police budget
  • the amount of Council Tax charged for the police
  • the information you get about what the local police are doing

Become a PCC

The next PCC elections will be in 2016. You’ll be able to register as a candidate closer to the election.

Complain about your PCC

Complain to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) if you think your PCC has broken the law.

IPCC
enquiries@ipcc.gsi.gov.uk
Telephone: 0300 020 0096
Minicom: 020 7404 0431
Fax: 020 7404 0430
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
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To complain about anything else, contact your local council and ask for details of their representative on the local police and crime panel.

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