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.
Reflecting on diversity and equality issues
Policing and race has been in focus over recent months. The world’s attention was brought to the brutal killing of George Floyd in America and people across the […]
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 […]
Walking the Job – Brixton
At ICVA, we write policy and training for Independent Custody Visitors, we assist with thematic work across this vital area of policing and also act, via our schemes […]
24 Hours in Police Custody – Mental Health...
Argh! Who else spent an hour pulling out their hair whilst watching 24 Hours in Police Custody last night? Those of you who were enjoying Love Island or […]