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Live updates: Police and Crime Panel to discuss council tax rise today
2:30pm Wednesday 29th January 2014 in News
MEMBERS of the county's police and crime panel are meeting today to vote on whether to increase council tax.
Police and Crime Commissioner Nick Alston has called for a rise to help reduce the effect of Government funding cuts on police officer numbers in Essex.
The panel will also be discussing police pensions and budgets for 2014/15.
The meeting, which is open to the public will begin at 2.30pm today at County Hall, Chelmsford.
Updates will appear here.
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