Blogs > July 2014

July 2014

Dorset PCC Pays Tribute To West Midlands Commissioner Bob Jones

15th July 2014

PCC Martyn UnderhillI am deeply shocked and saddened by the sudden death of West Midlands PCC Bob Jones, which was announced this morning.

Bob was a straight talking politician, committed to serving the community over many years: as a councillor, the chair of the West Midlands Police Authority and the first Police and Crime Commissioner for the part of the country he loved so much.

Bob and I often had different visions but we respected each other and he always articulated his passionately held views with eloquence and consistency. I will miss his contribution to the world of policing but my thoughts today are with his family, friends and colleagues as they come to terms with this shocking loss.

He will be a hard act to follow.

Regards,

Martyn Underhill
Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner

Posted by Martyn Underhill at 1:41pm

Top

2016 (54)

2015 (51)

2014 (15)

2013 (2)

Recent Posts

Why we want snow in Dorset this winter

The Breakfast Show with James

Posted by James

27th November 2016 11:06am

Dorset's Christmas Shoebox Appeal

The Breakfast Show with James

Posted by James

16th November 2016 7:30am

Meet Blade the Falcon

The Breakfast Show with James

Posted by James

14th November 2016 6:53pm

The John Lewis Christmas ad has landed

The Breakfast Show with James

Posted by James

10th November 2016 6:14am

brewery square clock

brewery square clock

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book Your Table

For sales in January and March

Free Fuel Friday

Find out how to get your car sticker

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Book our Disco

Have DJ Owen at your party or celebration!

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference

Close

We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.