Keith Vaz, Labour MP for Leicester East and Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee, moved a debate in Westminster Hall on policing on Thursday 12 January
Minister of State for Policing and Criminal Justice, Nick Herbert, responded in the debate on behalf of the Government. Watch and read the view expressed by MPs during the debate on Parliament TV and in Commons Hansard.
Home Affairs Committee reports
The debate follows the publication by the Home Affairs Select Committee of a report into the New Landscape of Policing and the Government's Response.
Westminster Hall debates
Westminster Hall adjournment debates allow MPs to discuss issues of local or personal interest which rarely have time to be debated in the main Chamber of the House of Commons. MPs can discuss a variety of issues and receive a response from a government Minister.