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.
Coronavirus – message from the Chief Execu...
ICVA is conscious that Coronavirus presents a worry and challenge for those volunteering in police custody. We encourage schemes to make best use of national websites that will […]
Guest Blog, Black History Month – Fatimah ...
What made you want to become an ICV? I initially saw a poster at a local university looking for volunteers from the community. I enjoy helping people and […]
Pride month: Policing and the LGBTQ+ Commu...
Every June in the UK we mark Pride Month, ahead of the anniversary of the Stonewall riots in New York which began on 28 June 1969. While this […]
ICVA interviews Just for Kids Law on the C...
The Concordat on Children in Custody is a protocol that is in place to improve understanding of the statutory duties of local authorities and police when detaining children […]