PACCTS

Supporting the 

Treasurer to

Police and Crime Commissioners

PACCTS

Representing all

43 police force areas

in England and Wales

PACCTS

A united voice

to central government

PACCTS

A professional group

for developments in

police finance

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Welcome to the Police and Crime Commissioners Treasurers' Society (PACCTS) website

PACCTS represents the Treasurer of each of the 41 Police and Crime Commissioners in England and Wales, as well as the Treasurer to the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime, and the Chamberlain of the Common Council of the City of London.

Police and Crime Commissioners are elected to ensure police forces are accountable to the public. They are responsible for setting the budget and council tax precept for the force, as well as setting strategic policing priorities, holding the force to account through the Chief Constable and consulting and involving the public.

For more information about the Society and its role, please use the navigation tabs above. Members of the Society are able to log in to access more detailed information on police and local government finance, as well as meeting papers and other documents.

Latest News

03-12-2021

Homophobic hate crimes hit record levels since beginning of pandemic

The police have urged victims of homophobic and transphobic abuse to come forward after figures showed the number of hate crimes hit their highest monthly level since the beginning of the pandemic. Reports of sexual orientation hate crimes recorded by police forces rose from an average of 1,456 a month from January to April this year to 2,211 on average from May to [more...]

01-12-2021

Police recruits are quitting within weeks because they can’t cope with job, warns chief constable

New police recruits are quitting, some within weeks, because they are too young and inexperienced to cope with the demands of the job, a chief constable has warned.

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30-11-2021

Child abusers could be given life behind bars as government backs new plans for tougher sentences

Child abusers could face life behind bars as part of the government's proposed new crime legislation.

The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill currently going through Pa [more...]