Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner Ron Ball has presented his proposed local police precept to the members of the Warwickshire Police and Crime Panel.
The members of the panel have the power to veto a precept, however, this did not happen and the precept plans now move forward.
Mr Ball stressed at the meeting his desire to increase the local police precept by 2 per cent, pending a Government announcement on whether this increase would require a referendum.
See the budget agenda item here
Mr Ball spoke recently about his budget priorities for the next financial year: