• Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner for Cambridge

Professional Standards Department (PSD) Alliance Sub-group

The Cambridgeshire Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner is establishing the PSD Alliance Sub Group as a mechanism for having oversight of the Professional Standards Department, with representation from Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire OPCC.

The group has two main purposes:

(i)                 To provide an avenue for the Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner to have overall oversight of the Professional Standards Department (PSD) on behalf of Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire police and crime commissioners in accordance with the relevant  agreement.

(ii)               To assist the three PCCs to exercise their statutory function to monitor all complaints made against officers and staff in accordance with S.17 of the Policing Protocol 2011.