Green Party comment on police staff cuts
Green Party comment on police staff
“National’s cuts will turn police into paper
shufflers,” Green Party police spokesperson David Clendon
“Cutting 125 non-sworn police jobs will
inevitably mean police officers spend more time on
administration and less time catching criminals.
technology is welcome but it will not make up for staffing
cuts of this magnitude.
“This move directly undermines
the Police’s ‘Prevention First’ strategy, which was
meant to see police spending more time engaging with
communities and victims,” said Mr
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