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A Visit to the Tigers

On Saturday I went to the Leicester Tigers stadium in Welford Road to see how the security for the match against the Wasps was handled. And an absolutely fascinating experience it was too – though it must be said I saw very little of the match.

Speaking at the Ramgarhia Gurdwara

Today I was honoured to visit the Ramgarhia Gurdwara as a guest of the management committee. This is a very welcoming gurdwara and I was delighted to be able to talk to those attending about the importance of the Police and Crime Commissioner role.

Disrupting the County Lines Drug Gangs

An important job for the various arms of government is to target criminal activity and to disrupt it. That way we can prevent crime before it happens.

Burglary at the Tennis Club

On Sunday I visited the Carisbrooke Tennis Club in Leicester, scene of a recent destructive burglary, to meet with Committee member Andy Bayford and to talk about the crime and the police response.

Conference on Cyber Crime

On Friday I was delighted to be one of the speakers at a well attended conference on Cyber Crime organised by the Conservative Women’s Organisation.

My Response to the Streatham Terrorist Incident

Two innocent people were brutally stabbed on Streatham High Road in London. Fortunately the police were on the scene and able to shoot the terrorist before more were injured. My thoughts are with the wounded and their families at this difficult time.

Viewing the Sikh Coin Museum Display

When I heard that a travelling exhibition of Sikh coins was coming to Leicester, I was determined to pay a visit. I began collecting coins myself when I was boy, fishing old coins out of the change I got when buying sweets and toys.