Walking the Job – North Wales
As I entered the custody block in North Wales, a detention officer ushered us into a side corridor for our own safety. The PCC, Custody Inspector, ICVs, scheme […]
Visiting suspected terrorist detainees
Introduction I hadn’t planned to write this blog now; I had intended to write one on the role of Independent Custody Visitors (ICVs). Visiting suspected terrorist detainees (also […]
Why we do what we do
Independent custody visitors (ICVs) have a difficult job – they go into police custody to check on the rights, entitlements and wellbeing of detainees. Their scheme managers, one […]
ICVA Press Release – Government Cons...
ICVA WELCOMES INCREASED DIGNITY FOR FEMALE DETAINEES 12:00 Tuesday 21 August 2018 The Independent Custody Visiting Association welcomes proposed ground breaking reforms to legislation that will require […]