North Yorkshire’s Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner and independent watchdog Healthwatch North Yorkshire have come together to raise their concerns about the provision of mental health services. Proposals have been put forward by local health providers in Harrogate to close the second of North Yorkshire’s current four Places of Safety – these were discussed at […]
Commenting on today’s independent review of the 1983 Mental Health Act, North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan said: “I completely agree that the Mental Health Act is outdated and needs a complete overhaul. Too many people are being mistreated by the system at a time when they need the best possible support. […]
North Yorkshire Police has today (1 December) launched a Christmas safety advent calendar on their social media channels.
Julia comments on today’s report (27 November 2018) from HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services on Policing and Mental Health,
North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Julia Mulligan is welcoming the publication of the Government’s new action plan to make our roads safer and do more to protect vulnerable and rural road users.
“This campaign was not appropriate and North Yorkshire Police have made the correct decision to stop it and remove existing posts. I have asked the Chief Constable to ensure greater care is taken on the messages issued on behalf of the Force in the future. “Child Sexual Exploitation is a hugely important issue and we […]
Commenting on the ONS figures on ‘Domestic abuse in England and Wales – for year ending March 2018’, published today, Julia Mulligan, North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner, said: “Domestic abuse stays with victims and their families for many years, and it is right that we have prioritised this part of policing over recent […]
Revenge porn victims suffering in silence – survey shows law not fit for purpose and needs to change
New research shows that victims of image-based sexual abuse, commonly known as revenge porn, are suffering in silence, afraid and unwilling to report offences, because of a fear they will not be taken seriously and be named and shamed.