Statement from PCC Philip Wilkinson in response to the sad death of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II
After Buckingham Palace confirmed the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II today (08 September), Wiltshire Police and Crime Commissioner has offered his condolences.
Philip Wilkinson, Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire said: “Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II exemplified public service and the news of her death today will be felt keenly across Wiltshire and the entire nation.
“For more than 70 years she has remained a constant source of stability, wisdom and comfort to the country.
"The Queen was, and remains, an inspiration to us all and my deepest respects and condolences go out to members of the Royal Family during this momentously sad and difficult time.
“Over the coming days I will work with our Chief Constable to ensure that Wiltshire Police are able to play a proactive role in supporting our communities and keeping them safe during this important time of national mourning.”