Neil Bannister, the Local Conservative PCC Candidate meets PM and Home Secretary.

Neil Bannister, the Conservative Police and Crime Candidate for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland recently met with Prime Minister David Cameron and Home Secretary Theresa May.

At a Downing Street reception Neil Bannister discussed his priorities for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland if elected on the 5th May.

Nationally, the Conservatives in Government have protected overall police spending for the next four years. This means Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland will have the resources to keep on cutting crime and keep our communities safe.

Commenting, Neil Bannister said: I took the opportunity to speak to David Cameron and Theresa May about the challenges we face in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland. I’m fighting to ensure people’s priorities for policing in their area are listened to, taken seriously, and acted upon by the police.”

Home Secretary Theresa May commented: “Police and Crime Commissioners bring real local scrutiny of how chief constables and their forces perform. Conservatives PCCs make sure police focus on the front line so crime falls and our communiites are kept safe.”