He sees dealing with drugs as pivotal in dealing with aggressive begging and a way of identifying and helping the vulnerable. He sees a PSPO (a Public Space Protection Order) as helpful in this and that working with the council and health services is vital.
He implies that public expectation of the police role needs to be more realistic today, along with continued public co-operation and support. In other words, neither he nor the police generally can fix everything. And they certainly can’t do it alone.