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  1. ICVA National Conference 2013

    November 2013

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    ICVA's National Conference took place at the Grand National Brighton Hotel on 2 November and has been voted the best yet!   A superb speaker line up covered key issues ranging from the revised PACE codes to the National Standards Consultation & Findings. Look out for a full review in the upcoming edition of Visiting Times later this month. In the meantime, an itinerary for the day and presentations follow for your information.

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  2. Summer Newsround

    August 2013

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    Covering Change of Status, People on the Move, Training Materials and National Standards...

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  3. NIPB Annual Report on Custody Visiting

    June 2013

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    The Northern Ireland Policing Board has published its Annual Report for 2012/13 on the local independent custody visiting scheme.  The report focuses on work carried out by four teams covering  Belfast/Antrim; North West; Tyrone/Fermanagh and Down/Armagh.  Highlights include an innovative approach to recruitment, training and the annual conference... you may read it in full here.

  4. TACT Training

    June 2013

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    Our new suite of training materials to prepare ICVs for visits to TACT detainees is now complete.  Student workbooks and visit report stationery have now been sent to PCCs in CD format, along with a training DVD.

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