Financial sustainability of police forces in England and Wales Contents




Conclusions and recommendations

1 The scale and impact of funding reductions

Scale of funding reductions

Impact of funding reductions

2 Matching demand with funding

Understanding the demand for police services

Monitoring of financial sustainability

The police funding formula

3 The Department’s strategic support and funding for national priorities

Top slicing of central government funding

The lack of an overarching strategy for policing

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

Published: 7 November 2018