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Tom Brake

Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington

Local Lib Dems are calling on the Conservative Mayor of London to stop the cuts to our local police team.
In our borough several of the police's Safer Neighbourhood Teams that patrol the streets are losing their
In Sutton we have already lost four sergeants and across London there are plans to cut more than 330
Sergeant posts by 2015.
Stop Cuts in Police Numbers
Lib Dem GLA candidate Abigail Lock said "Your local Liberal Democrat team believes the cuts in police numbers should be stopped.
"The Mayor of London can do that by putting a halt to the loss of the sergeants from our local police teams
that help make our streets safe. We should be cutting press officers, not police officers."
Keeping our area safe
MP for Carshalton and Wallington Tom Brake said, "Our Safer Neighbourhood Teams do a fantastic
job of keeping our streets safe and are really valued by members of the community. We have already lost
four sergeants here in the London Borough of Sutton and these cuts must stop."
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