Are there enough officers in the police force? We talk to an expert

Sussex Police is set to have its officers reduced by 500 by 2020
Sussex Police is set to have its officers reduced by 500 by 2020

Are cuts to police a threat to public saftey? Michael Drummond put the question to Matt Webb, chairman of the Sussex Police Federation, which represents police officers serving in Sussex.

“I think nationally there is a risk. With less officers you are only going to be able to do less,” Mr Webb says.