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Chief calls on government to match mental health funding to 'ease pressure' on Welsh forces

Mark Collins says forces spend £1.2 million buying in specialist services with hidden costs attached.

Pledge: Equal funding of Wales' mental health services would allow officers to be on the frontline more

Pledge: Equal funding of Wales' mental health services would allow officers to be on the frontline more

Date - 6th September 2019
By - Ceysun Dixon
A chief constable is calling on the government to match its £2.3 billion mental health funding promise in Wales to help “ease pressure” on frontline policing. CC Mark Collins of Dyfed-Powys Police, said police officers are being...
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