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Here you will find information about decisions of significant public interest that have been taken by the Police and Crime Commissioner. Decisions that have been taken are listed below:

Award of 7F Cleaning Contract

Overview 7Force Procurement have undertaken a procurement tender for the cleaning contract across 7Force.  The contract has been awarded via geographical lots: Lot 1 Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire & Hertfordshire; Lot 2 Kent & Essex; Lot 3 Norfolk & Suffolk. This decision notice relates to the contract award for Lot 1 to Solo. This approach enabled a […]

Acting Police and Crime Commissioner’s Annual Report 2020/21

Under Section 12 of the Police and Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 (the “Act”) a Police and Crime Commissioner (the “Commissioner”) must: produce an Annual Report on the exercise of the organisation’s functions in the financial year and the progress in meeting the police and crime objectives in the Police and Crime Plan (the […]

Land at Enterprise Way, Bretton, Peterborough

Following the marketing of the freehold interest in the land owned by Cambridgeshire Constabulary at Enterprise Way, Bretton, Peterborough, offers  were reported to, and considered by, the joint Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and Cambridgeshire Constabulary Resources Group. The Resources Group accepted the property agent’s recommendation to proceed with the highest unconditional offer […]

Award of Crime and Disorder Reduction Grant for electronic diversion to support early intervention

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC)/Constabulary received Home Office Innovation Funding in 2016-18 to establish a new approach to out of court disposals.  This approach was refreshed at the end of 2019 with the establishment of the Constabulary’s Out of Court Diversion Suite.  The Constabulary’s approach is in line with national guidance […]

Contract for Wisbech Police Station Refurbishment

7Force Procurement undertook a tender process for the refurbishment of the Police Station and this has been awarded to a single contractor. The contract is for over £0.5m which requires a decision notice to be signed by the Commissioner.

Waste Management Contract

7Force Procurement undertook a Procurement tender process for waste management services across 7Force and have awarded the contract to a single contractor.  The new agreement has a standardised specification, consolidation management information and contract management time saving.

Athena Contract Extension

Following discussions at the Acting Police and Crime Commissioner’s Business Coordination board on the 16th March 2021, it was discussed and recommended that the Acting Commissioner would sign the Athena contract extension. The Strategic Athena Management Board (SAMB) tasked the AMO to negotiate the Athena Contract Extension in November 2020. The SAMB recommends that the […]

Cambridgeshire Southern Police Station

At the South Cambridgeshire Planning Committee meeting on 10th March the planning application was approved subject to confirmation from the Secretary of State that the application is not to be called in for his determination. This confirmation is expected by 31st March although there is no prescribed response period. Following Secretary of State approval, the […]

Updated S22A Agreement under the Police Act 1996 (as amended) for the Modern Slavery Transformation Fund Programme

Following a consultation on the Modern Slavery Transformation Programme by the Strategic Oversight board, it was agreed to extend the programme until March 2020. The Acting Police and Crime Commissioner was briefed accordingly and it was agreed to the proposal to extend the Transformation programme until March 2020. A requirement of this S22a agreement (2020) […]

Appointment of Chief Executive

The Acting Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner (the “Acting Commissioner”) notified the Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Panel (the “Panel”) under Schedule 1 of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 (the “Act”) of his proposal to appoint Jim Haylett as Chief Executive and Monitoring Officer for the Cambridgeshire Office of the Police and Crime […]

Blue Light Commercial Agreement

The Blue Light Commercial agreement (BLC) is an overarching agreement between BLC and each Force setting out the principles and respective roles and responsibilities of the parties to deliver financial and resource savings anticipated by the Home Office (this is referred to as the Purpose in the agreement).  Every individual procurement to be undertaken by […]

Policing Precept of Council Tax and Annual Revenue Budget 2021/22

In accordance with paragraph 2 of Schedule 5 to the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 (the “Act”), the Acting Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner (the “Commissioner”) notified the Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Panel (the “Panel”) of the proposed policing element of the Council Tax for 2021/22 in a report to the Panel dated […]

Award of Crime and Disorder Reduction Grant for ‘Safe Team’

The ‘Safe Team’ which is part of the county’s Youth Offending Service was set up in 2019 with funding from the Home Office’s Early Intervention Youth Fund.  It provides a team of ‘trusted’ professionals to engage with young people with complex needs.  The workers support the young people to remove themselves from risky environments and […]