Decisions Logs for ALL
649 Decisions of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent from All Years
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has published the Police and Crime Plan Annual Report for 2018-19.
Under the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011, the Commissioner is required to produce, for each financial year, an Annual Report that highlights how the he has been carrying out his role and the progress that has been made in meeting the objectives as set out within the Police and Crime Plan for Gwent.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has undertaken an annual review of the Independent Custody Visiting Scheme and is satisfied with progress.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored the Animal Welfare Scheme minutes from the 22nd February 2020 and is satisfied with progress.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to award funding to external partner organisations to deliver serious violence and organised crime pilot interventions as part of the Serious Violence and Organised Crime Project during 2020/21 totalling £401,412.
Funding has been awarded to the following organisations:
Barnardo’s - £207,500
To deliver early intervention one-to-one support to young people (and their families), aged 10-14 and at the cusp of violent or criminal behaviour, , to prevent their involvement in serious and organised crime
St Giles Trust - £123,794
To deliver one to one crisis intervention to young people and their families, at risk of involvement or involved in serious violence and organised crime; and co-deliver the ‘Fearless’ Programme in Schools with Crimestoppers.
Crimestoppers - £40,851
To co-deliver the Fearless Programme to Year 7 pupils in educational establishments with St Giles Trust; and provide targeted support to schools in hotspot areas where serious violence or organised crime is an issue.
Torfaen County Borough Council - £29,267
To continue employment of a Serious Violence Coordinator until 31st March 2021
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to extend Community Safety and Youth Offending Partnership Funding by a further 3 months from 1st April 2020 to 30th June 2020 totalling £92,959.00
The following extensions have been granted:
Caerphilly County Borough Council - Safer Gwent Coordinator - £13,251
Monmouthshire and Torfaen YOS - Youth Offending Services - £27,699
Torfaen County Borough Council - Gwent Regional ASB Team & Coordinator - £40,449
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service - ASB & Deliberate Fire Reduction - £7,000
Newport City Council - Newport Community Safety Project - £4,560
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to provide funding to contribute to the provision of the IDVA service for the financial year of 2020/21.
The funding will be provided to Newport City Council who currently leads on coordinating the delivery of the IDVA service until long term commissioning and funding arrangements have been agreed.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to further fund Umbrella Cymru to continue to provide an interim children and young people's victim service within Connect Gwent
The provision of victims services to children and young people is being improved and as such a new tender process is being progressed. There has been a delay in progressing the tender release and as such Umbrella Gwent will provide the interim service until 2020/21.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to extend the contract for the for the Provision of Agency Workers for a further six months.
This is in accordance with paragraph 124(b) of the Contract Standing Orders in the Manual of Corporate Governance.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored the performance of his office during 2019/20 in relation to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA).
FOIA provides access to information held by public authorities. Under the FOIA, public authorities are obliged to publish certain informationabout their activities, this is referred to as a Publication Scheme. Members of the public are also entitles to request any recorded information held by them.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has approved the amendments to the Manual of Corporate Governance.
A review of the Manual of Corporate Governance is undertaken on an annual basis by the Strategic Planning Group. Ordinarily the Joint Audit Committee would receive the amendments to the Manual of Corporate Governance for approval prior to the Strategy Performance Board meeting. However, due to changes to the meeting dates the Commissioner and Chief Constable approved the amendments in principle at the Strategy Performance Board meeting on 2nd March 2020 subject to any amendments recommended by Joint Audit Committee on the 4th March 2020.