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HMICFRS Inspection Reports

Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabularies and Fire & Rescue Service (HMICFRS) are commissioned by the Home Secretary to undertake inspections of police forces and fire and rescue services.

Section 55(5) of the 1996 Police Act requires all Police and Crime Commissioner to prepare comments on any published HMICFRS reports that relate to their force, to forward these to the Home Office and then publish in the manner they see fit.

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Police and Crime Commissioner has decided all of his responses (from January 2019) will be published on this page. Please see responses below:

HMICFRS ReportResponse
Policing and Mental Health: Picking up the PiecesSee PCC response dated 18 01 19 below
The police response to domestic abuse: An update report – HMICFRSSee PCC response dated 26 03 19 below
Fraud: Time to Choose – HMICFRS Thematic inspection into the police response to FraudSee PCC response dated 24 05 19 below
Stalking and Harassment –HMICFRS Inspection of Sussex Police and an update on national recommendationsSee PCC response dated 28 05 19 below
The poor relation: The police and CPS response to crimes against older peopleSee PCC response dated 21 08 19 below
Leading Lights: An inspection of the police service’s arrangements for the selection and development of chief officers – HMICFRSSee PCC response dated 09 10 19 below
SpotLight report Abuse of position for a sexual purpose:Shining a light on betrayalSee PCC response dated 15 11 19 below
Cyber:keeping the Light On. An inspection of the police response to cyber-dependent crimeSee PCC response dated 06 12 19 below
Both Sides of the Coin – National Crime Agency’s response to vulnerable people in county lines drug offendingSee PCC response dated 25 02 20 below
Evidence Led Domestic Abuse ProsecutionsSee PCC response dated 12 03 20 below
PEEL – Police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy 2018/19 inspection reportSee PCC response dated 30 03 20 below
National Child protection programmeSee PCC response dated 15 04 20 below
A joint thematic inspection of Integrated Offender ManagementSee PCC response dated 21 04 20 below
Counter-terrorism policing: An inspection of the police’s contribution to the government’s Prevent programmeSee PC response dated 06 05 20 below
A call for help – Police contact management through call handling and control roomsSee PCC response dated 03 09 20 below
Roads Policing: Not optional – An inspection of roads policing in England and WalesSee PCC response dated 09 09 20 below
PEEL spotlight report: The Hard Yards – Police to police collaborationSee PCC response dated 11 09 20 below
Pre-charge bail and released under investigation: striking a balanceSee PCC response dated 15 01 21 below
An inspection of the effectiveness of the Regional Organised Crime UnitsSee PCC response dated 18/03/21 below
Disproportionate Use of police powers: A Spotlight on Stop and Stop & Use of ForceSee PCC response dated 14/04/21 below
Getting the Balance Right? An Inspection of how Effectively the Police Deal with ProtestsSee PCC response dated 04/05/21