Staffordshire

Power Station Approval In Meaford

Government approval of a gas fired power station at a new Staffordshire business park is a major step forward in the site development, the county’s economy leader said today.  Meaford Gas Power Station has now been granted consent by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. The development, at the newly created […]

Four teens arrested after pursuit in Stoke-on-Trent

Four teens arrested after pursuit in Stoke-on-Trent Four teenagers were arrested early this morning after a high speed pursuit. At around 12.35am today (Tuesday 21 June) officers on routine patrol in the Wolstanton area became suspicious of a blue Nissan Micra which was seen travelling at speed. Officers attempted to stop the car but it […]

Planned Road Works West Midlands 20th to 26th June 2016

Planned road works West Midlands: weekly summary for Monday 20 June to Sunday 26 June 2016 The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 17 June 2016 but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement work is […]

Staffordshire Police Want Your Photos For Website

Staffordshire Police Want Your Photos For New Website The brand new Staffordshire Police website launched earlier this month and since then, they have seen how members of our communities have been using the site to find out information about policing and crime in their area. The website has hundreds of pages purely dedicated to local […]

New Staffordshire Smart Alert App For Mobiles

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner have launched a new App and website called ‘Staffordshire Smart Alert’ to allow residents and businesses across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent to receive free local crime alerts and community safety advice.   Staffordshire Smart Alert has been developed by the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner over […]

Staffordshire Police Answer Non-emergency Calls In 92 Seconds

Founded in 1842, Staffordshire Police covers an area of over 1,000 square miles. The county has a population of more than a million with a rich diversity of communities, all with specific policing needs.  The force is divided into four territorial (Chase, North Staffs, Stoke-on-Trent and Trent Valley) The average time callers to 101 in […]

Baroness Newlove launches new support gateway for victims of crime in Staffordshire

A new approach to supporting victims in Stoke-on-Trent was officially launched by Victims’ Commissioner Baroness Newlove yesterday, Tuesday 8 September. A Citizens Advice Bureau consortium led by Staffordshire North and Stoke-on-Trent CAB won a three-and-half-year contract to develop the Gateway which offers free advice and support to victims, witnesses and their families. Staffordshire is the […]