Decisions Logs for ALL
666 Decisions of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent from All Years
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.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has approved the adoption of the principles of the Local Government Act 1972 Schedule 12A relating to exemption of information to the public.
The adopted principles will apply to any decision logs that are to be published on the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner website and also to any reports submitted to meetings that are held in public.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has approved the subscription for 2013/14 to the Independent Custody Visiting Association (ICVA) for £500.00 excluding VAT.
ICVA is a company limited by guarantee that promotes the custody process nationally through advocacy, training, publicity and ongoing support to all those involved in the process.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has agreed to provide support funding to the Online Watch Link (OWL) for 2013/14 for the sum of £30,863.70.
The Commissioner, under the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011, Sections 9&10, has the ability to make crime and disorder grants.
Considering the requirements under the Act, the current service provision landscape in Gwent and the progress made to date in producing a commissioning framework the Commissioner has decided to support the OWL scheme for the financial period 2013/14.
The OWL scheme will need to provide evidence to show that the funding allocated is being used effectively to meet my policing priorities as set out in my Police and Crime Plan 2013/17.
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent has approved the request to extend the current contract with Monmouthshire County Council for the provision of property services 12 months.
The Commissioner has been asked to approve the request to extend the current contract for a 12 month period in accordance with the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent Standing Orders relating to Contracts, paragraph 125.