Agenda item

Review of the Police Authority

Report of the Town Clerk.


The Board considered a report of the interim Director of the Police Authority which provided a Review of the Police Authority.


In response a question from the Deputy Chair it was confirmed that the Strategic Planning and Performance Committee would the primary body for reviewing the performance of the Police Authority against the performance areas explained in the report. In addition, it was confirmed that recommendations for reforming the governance of the Safer City Partnership, including the Member governance oversight by Crime and Disorder Committee, were being developed for consideration.


Following a Member’s query it was explained a communications officer for the Police Authority was due to be hired who would lead on improving the Authority’s engagement and communication.


In response to a Member’s question the Police Authority’s process for processing complaints against the City of London Police was outlined.


RESOLVED- That the report be noted.


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