Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
Police Logo On Buildings In Colchester
Essex Police has started beaming their One Punch logo onto buildings like Colchester Castle to help cut late night trouble.
It's part of their ongoing campaign to remind any would-be troublemakers to behave because alcohol-related fights and so on won't be tolerated.
The Castle and other buildings in the town centre are now being used to get the message across whist people are on nights out over the weekend.
Police started the campaign in the autumn warning that anyone involved in drunken violence will be prosecuted.
In the past many were held in custody overnight and released with just a caution.
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