DECISIONS

Statement on decision making

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  • Who makes decisions
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Details about decisions made in the current quarter can be found in the table below.

You can view previous decisions by accessing the decision archive to the right.

Decision made – current quarter

Decision Ref:

2019/54

Issue

Joint Audit & Ethics Committee – Revised Terms of Reference

Decision

The Commissioner and Chief Constable have approved the Terms of Reference

Date of decision

20th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision
Appendix A

Decision Maker
PCC & CC

Decision Ref:

2019/53

Issue

OPCC Corporate Risk Register

Decision

The Commissioner has noted the current OPCC corporate risk register

Date of decision

20th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/52

Issue

The Commissioner’s Revenue Budget and Council Tax for 2020/21 and Capital Investment Programme for 2020/21 and Future Years

Decision

The Commissioner has agreed and approved the recommendations set out in the Decision paper and attached appendices

Date of decision

20th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/51

Issue

Financial position as at 31st December 2019

Decision

The Commissioner has:
– noted the Revenue Budget Monitoring Report as at 31st December 2019;
– Agreed the amendments to the Capital Programme as set out in the report;
– noted the forecast Capital Programme position for 2019/20;
-noted the position for the reserves.

Date of decision

20th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/50

Issue

Renewal of Insurance for the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner

Decision

The Commissioner has agreed to award the contracts as listed in the Decision paper.

 

Date of decision

20th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/49

Issue

Community Action Fund

Decision

The Commissioner’s Community Action Fund financed through Proceeds of Crime Income, has allocated a total amount of £25,108.92

 

Date of decision

17th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision
Appendix A

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/24

Issue

Police Complaints Reform

Decision

The Commissioner has agreed to:

1  Formally reaffirm his intention to adopt model 1.
2  Approve option A as the method to be utilised under the new procedures.
3  Approve the resourcing of option A as set out in the report.
4  Delegate to the Director of the OPCC the power to undertake reviews in relation to complaints made against police officers under the Policing & Crime Act 2017 and associated regulations.

 

Date of decision

6th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/46

Issue

Operation Whittlewood

Decision

The Commissioner has considered a report and after taking the independent advice therein has agreed to take no further action

Date of decision

7th February 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this decision is restricted as it contains information which relates to or includes personal information; financial interests of the Police & Crime Commissioner or any other person or company.

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/45

Issue

Agreement Under Section 60 of the Police (Northern Ireland) Act 1998

Decision

The Commissioner has entered in to the Section 60 Agreement to allow the Police Ombudsman for Northern Ireland (PONI) to investigate complaints made in any operation as a result of Mutual Aid.

 

Date of decision

27th January 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/44

Issue

Reducing ReOffending Funding

Decision

The Commissioner has approved the proposed use of the Reducing Reoffending Fund as outlined in Appendix A

 

Date of decision

16th January 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2019/43

Issue

Police Force Collaboration Agreement for the Provision of Police Officers from the Civil Nuclear Constabulary

Decision

The Commissioner and the Chief Constable have entered in to a revised Collaboration Agreement for the provision of operational services specific to policing support by the Civil Nuclear Constabulary in the event of:

a)  a Marauding Terrorist Attack (Operation Plato)
b)  any other incident where there is threat to life or risk of serious injury;
c)  pre-planned joint policing initiatives intending to improve inter-operability between forces and to enhance effectiveness and/or efficiency of either or both of the collaborating forces, within the geographical areas of the Home Office forces who are signatories to this agreement.

 

Date of decision

7th January 2020

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC & CC