Adrian Blackshaw

Local Policing by Adrian Blackshaw PCC Candidate

Police Commissioner candidate pledges public consultation on Local Policing in Shropshire

Adrian Blackshaw, the Conservative candidate for the West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner, has pledged support for Local Policing. He said "If elected, one of my first actions will be to carry out a comprehensive consultation with the public throughout Shropshire, to seek their views on any proposed changes to Local Policing arrangements."

Business Crime by Adrian Blackshaw, PCC Candidate

It was interesting to note that the recent Business Crime Index Survey from Axa Insurance   showed that levels of business crime are increasing.

As someone with a business background, I thought I would dig a little deeper. I was  surprised to discover from the survey and national data, that the Home Office does not have a separate recognised recorded category of 'Business Crime.'

Shropshire Town Crime 'Summer Presence' campaign shows positive results


This summer, David Shaw, The Chief Constable of West Mercia, has launched a campaign to drive down town and city crime by ensuring his officers are more visible on the streets.

"The Chief Constable and his teams should be congratulated on their excellent "Summer Presence" campaign which targets drug related crime, violence and disorder during the summer months throughout West Mercia." says Adrian Blackshaw, the Conservative candidate for Police and Crime Commissioner for West Mercia.