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Part of Treasury – in the House of Commons on 7th January 2020.

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Photo of Rishi Sunak Rishi Sunak The Chief Secretary to the Treasury

I fully agree with the hon. Member’s comments. That is why we are funding violence reduction units, which start to build partnership working at a local level between social services, police and local authorities. The Queen’s Speech contained a Bill that will further strengthen that duty on local authorities, police and other partners to work together to deliver the benefits that he rightly observed.