Reduced Street Lighting: Effect on Crime
Jim Cunningham (Coventry South, Labour)
Iain Wright (Hartlepool, Labour)
Nick Herbert (Minister of State, Justice; Arundel and South Downs, Conservative)
A review of local authority street lighting last year found that while there is potential to reduce carbon emissions and light pollution, as well as deliver savings, these benefits need to be considered in the context of the important role that lighting plays in helping to reduce crime.