GLOUCESTERSHIRE Police has launched a survey asking the public what they think about the uniform that officers wear.

Participants in the survey will be asked a number of questions about their thoughts on police uniform including whether it matters what officers wear, practicality, portraying a professional image and cost.

Chief Constable Suzette Davenport said: "The appearance of Gloucestershire Police officers is an important part of how we interact with the public and helps shape their perception of us.

"Your thoughts are important to help us make a decision on the appearance of your police officers.

"There are obviously a number of factors which need to be considered for example cost, practicality and image and we are really keen to understand what matters to you, the public."

To have your say on a new Uniform for Gloucestershire Police officers The deadline for comments is Monday, March 31.