in crime levels welcomed in the Burnham-On-Sea area
figures that show overall levels of crime are continuing to fall
across the Burnham-On-Sea area have been welcomed this week.
crime levels have fallen by over 20 per cent in the last five
years, according to the latest statistics.
Heappey, Conservative prospective parliamentary candidate for
Burnham, welcomed the news. "This government has been following
Theresa May's action plan to tackle crime and make Britain a safer
place to live, work and raise a family. In Somerset, that plan
is working well with reported crime down 21 per cent since 2010."
am grateful to our hardworking local police officers who are delivering
Mrs May's plan and making our communities a safer and more secure
place to live. But
there is still much more to do and on the doorstep, I hear often
about people's concerns; particularly over anti-social behaviour
and the menace of theft of machinery and tools from farms."
will work with local police to make sure that the challenges they
face in our area are understood by Central Government."