Memorandum Of Understanding (defining \"assault on prison officers\"/incidents suitable for prosecution)

Reference: 13035

Date Added: Monday, November 11, 2013

Category: Miscellaneous

Disclosure Details

Question

 

a. Does the Commissioner have a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the prison service or your local prison
governor, which defines

i. what an “assault on a prison officer†is and

ii. the types of incidents suitable for prosecution?

Please note, if this document is not known as a “memorandum of understandingâ€, please provide details of whatever document you have which defines what an “assault on a prison officer†is and the incidents deemed suitable for prosecution.

b. If a MOU or other similar document exists, please provide a copy of the actual document by email.

c. If a MOU is not held by the Police and Crime Commissioner’s office, I would be grateful if you would advise me who is now responsible for these. I understand these agreements were previously held by the Police Authorities.

 

Answer

 

a. No information held

b. No information held

c. You may wish to contact Gwent Police to determine if they hold any information relating to your request.