Decisions Logs for ALL
600 Decisions of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent from All Years
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored the dip-sampling exercise undertaken on 13th March 2013.
In January 2013, the Commissioner decided to implement a stop and search dip-sampling procedure to be undertaken on his behalf by a dip-sampling group (Decision Log Number PCCG-2013-001) consisting of members from the Independent Advisory Group (IAG) who undertake the exercise as members of the community.
A total of 150 stop and search records, selected at random, were examined during the exercise with the results fed back to the Force. Overall the quality of the records was found to be satisfactory.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent received the force performance report for February 2013 and requested that further work was undertaken on the content of the report as it was not currently suitable for publication.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored the quality of service issues addressed to him by members of the public.
Since 22nd November 2012, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner have logged 105 enquiries which are, in the main, quality of service issues regarding Gwent Police.
The Chief Constable has noted the identified trends and will look into the concerns raised.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored data quality in relation to crime and incidents and is satisfied with progress.
The Commissioner has monitored data quality in relation to the recording of crime and anti-social behaviour during 2012/13 to try and ensure that public confidence in these areas is not undermined.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has monitored the financial implications of civil claims from the general public and staff members against the Force and is satisfied that there are no areas for concern.
The information contained in the Civil Claims report has been subjected to the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, Data Protection Act 1998 and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent’s public interest test and is deemed to be exempt from publication under section 5.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to hold the meetings of the Strategy and Performance Board (SPB) in public from May 2013.
The SPB is the decision making forum for the Police and Crime Commissioner. It monitors force performance and holds the Chief Constable to account to ensure an efficient and effective police force on behalf of the public across the whole of Gwent.
The meetings will be held in each of the five local authority areas in Gwent, these being: Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Monmouthshire, Newport, and Torfaen.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent requested further information before agreeing to the proposals submitted - 19.03.13.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent refused to approve the request as not enough further information had been provided to support the proposal - 19.04.13.
The information contained in the Specified Proceedings report has been subjected to the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, Data Protection Act 1998 and the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent's public interest test and is deemed to be exempt from publication under section 7.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to maintain the existing joint arrangements with regard to the Welsh Language Scheme.
In order to continue to uphold the requirements placed on the Commissioner by the Welsh Language Act 1993 and other related legislation it has been agreed that the joint Scheme with Gwent Police be revised and updated.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has published an annual report of progress against the objectives contained in the Strategic Equality Plan.
In accordance with the requirements of the Equality Act 2010, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner published its Equality Objectives within a Strategic Equality Plan. As part of the duty under the Act, there is a requirement to publish an annual report on progress against the objectives.
In support of the progress report the Commissioner has also agreed to publish the easy-to-read documents 'Information about your Police and Crime Commissioner' and 'Strategic Equality Plan and Equality Objectives 2012-2016'.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to allocate £50,551.50 worth of funding from the Police Property Act Fund.
Previous publication of decision number PCCG-2012-030 confirmed my intention to continue to provide grants from the Police Property Act Fund to help reduce crime and anti-social behaviour or divert people away from crime.
A public application process throughout February resulted in the Funding Adjudication Panel awarding funds to the value of £50,551.50 to the projects as stated in the decision log below.