Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder


Part of Opposition Day — [9th Allotted Day] – in the House of Commons at 5:50 pm on 4th November 2015.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Jack Dromey Jack Dromey Shadow Minister (Home Affairs) 5:50 pm, 4th November 2015

The concerns expressed by Peter Clarke about the impact on counter-terrorism of the hollowing out of neighbourhood policing have been echoed publicly in the past three months by the current head of counter-terrorism, Mark Rowley. Does the hon. Gentleman not accept that good neighbourhood policing—forming relationships, gathering intelligence and being the eyes and ears—is key to counter-terrorism?