The Police and Crime Podcast
By Matthew Scott
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A Podcast featuring comment on local and national Policing issues, question and answer sessions, interviews, events and discussion.
||CleanEpisode 7: Holding to account – the role of a PCC||The Podcast has had a refresh! Listen to my exchange with Kent Chief Constable Alan Pughsley on antisocial behaviour, 101 and crime recording; my clip of my speech about the positives that social media can bring for politics and business and an intervie||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6: Mental Health Awareness Week||In the latest episode of my live question and answer sessions, I talk about Mental Health Awareness Week. I have highlighted some ways in which people can seek assistance as well as some of the local projects that I have funded to help offer more suppor||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5: Changes at the Home Office||In today’s episode, I do the Q&A on Twitter for the first time as well as Facebook. You’ll hear my thoughts on the changes at the Home Office, mental health, pavement parking, stop and search and powers for dealing with illegal incursion||5/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4: Bobbies on the tweet||In this latest Podcast, I talk about the use of social media by the Police and politicians, the Serious Violence Strategy and mental health funding. Plus, I answer your questions about council tax, Police cadets, attendance of Police at local events and||4/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3: Roads policing and more||I battle valiantly through a sore throat and cold to answer your questions on roads policing, blue light collaboration, knife crime, antisocial behaviour and lorries. I also talk about the recent comments of the Victims Commissioner on police attendance||4/4/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2: Police effectiveness and demand||In this edition, I talk about the latest national and local report by independent inspectors into effectiveness of Police Forces, demand on Policing generally and Kent Police’s new recruitment campaign. I also answer questions on a variety of subje||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1: Performance and Delivery||The first episode is the audio of my Facebook Live Question and Answer session, which followed my Kent Performance and Delivery meeting with the Chief Constable. I talk about antisocial behaviour, stalking and harassment, fraud investigations, PCSOs, my||3/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|