A grant award worth £1.1million over two years, from the Government’s ‘Police Innovation Fund’, will provide video technology to help fully digitise the criminal justice system in Sussex over the next 18 months.
The joint bid was submitted by Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC) Katy Bourne and the Sussex Criminal Justice Board and was backed by a number of criminal justice agencies across Sussex including; Sussex Police, Victim Support, Crown Prosecution Service, HM Courts & Tribunals Service, Probation Service, Prison Service, Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust and Criminal Defence Solicitors. Working more closely together they will ensure swifter, safer justice for victims and witnesses of crime.
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