Report of the Commissioner.
Members considered a report of the Commissioner regarding the BAME Draft Action Plan 2019-2025 and the following points were made.
· The Assistant Commissioner acknowledged that there had been some delay in providing this report to Members given the reference requiring the report dated from November 2018. The Assistant Commissioner added that some Staff Network feedback was still required on the Action Plan.
· In response to a question, the Chief Inspector I&I noted that the main barrier facing implementation of the action plan was cost and confirmed that he was confident of buy-in to the plan from across the whole Force. He concluded by noting the National Black Police Association had been consulted during the drafting of the plan.
RESOLVED, that the report be received.