HC Deb 22 October 2001 vol 373 c72W
26. Geraint Davies

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on crime reduction partnerships. [5167]

Mr. Denham

Crime and disorder reduction partnerships lie at the heart of crime reduction and the effective development and implementation of local strategies by police, local authorities and other local groups to ensure a community-based approach to tackle local problems.