Northumbria Police and Crime Panel
Tuesday, 24th October, 2017 2.00 pm

Venue: Whickham Room - Civic Centre. View directions

Contact: Brian Wilson 

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Membership of the Northumbria Police and Crime Panel

Councillor Angela Douglas has replaced Councillor John McElroy as a representative of Gateshead Council on the Panel.


Appointment of Chair

The Panel is asked to appoint a replacement Chair for 2017/18




Minutes pdf icon PDF 270 KB

The Panel is asked to approve the minutes of the last meeting held on 1 August 2017 (attached).


Feedback from National and Regional Events

Members are asked to give feedback on issues relevant to the Panel.


Fire and Rescue Services in England pdf icon PDF 737 KB

The Local Government Association’s guide for Police and Crime Panel Members is attached for information.


Police and Crime Commissioner - Progress and Update Report

Report of the PCC (to follow)


Delivery of the Police and Crime Plan - July - September 2017 - Targets and Performance pdf icon PDF 680 KB

Report of the PCC (attached).

Additional documents:


Complaints Against the Police and Crime Commissioner - Quarterly Report to September 2017 pdf icon PDF 215 KB

Report of the Chief Executive and Monitoring Officer (attached).


Statements of Accounts 2016/17 and External Auditors Conclusions pdf icon PDF 194 KB

Report of the Joint Chief Finance Officer (attached).

Additional documents:


Budget Setting Process 2018/19 pdf icon PDF 146 KB

Report of the PCC (attached).


Key Issues in the Next Quarter

The PCC will be asked to advise the Panel of the key issues she will be addressing in the next quarter.


Themed Topics

Members are asked to agree the themed topics for the next three meetings from the following previously suggested themes:-


Panel suggestions;


Combatting cyber crime

Report on Operation Sanctuary

Volume crime/increase in crime

Rural crime


PCC’s suggestions:


Early intervention and partnerships

Legislative changes for dealing with complaints against the Police

Number of out of Court disposals


Date and Time of the Next Meeting

Tuesday, 16 January 2017 at 2.00pm in Gateshead Civic Centre