This video features Martyn Underhill, PCC for Dorset and Chair of the Independent Custody Visiting Association. He introduces independent custody visiting for new PCC candidates and reflects on the importance of the role.
International Women’s Day 2021
Happy International Women’s Day March 8th marks International Women’s Day and we are delighted to share some videos with women working and volunteering in police custody. This year’s […]
ICVA Guest blog: Committee Against Torture...
The UK National Preventive Mechanism are heading to Geneva to present evidence at the 66th session of the Committee Against Torture. NPM Chair John Wadham reflects on what […]
Independent custody visiting delivers human rights in its purest form. Volunteers make unannounced visits to local custody suites where they meet detainees at all times throughout the day […]
Sergeant Guest Blog – how Samaritans make ...
ICVA often visits police custody to see what happens on the ground. We were delighted to meet a Sergeant in Dorset who shared her experiences on how police […]