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 […]
Guest blog – PCC for Derbyshire, Hardyal D...
As Police and Crime Commissioner, I have a number of roles. Amongst these are to be the eyes and ears of the public and to hold the Chief […]
Advice of the Subcommittee on Prevention o...
The Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture, (SPT), have given advice to States Parties and National Preventive Mechanisms on the 25th March 2020. You can read the full advice […]
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 […]