Variations to the Police and Crime Plan 2013-16
February 24th, 2016
To approve the decision to vary the Police and Crime Plan 2013-16 in respect of the Executive Summary, Foreword from the Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable and ‘How we developed the Police and Crime Plan’.
The Cambridgeshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Business Coordination Board meeting on the 22nd January 2016 discussed the proposal to vary the Police and Crime Commissioner’s (“the Commissioner”) Police and Crime Plan 2013-16 (“the Plan”) in respect of an updated Foreword from the Commissioner and Chief Constable, updated Executive Summary and a section called ‘How we developed the Police and Crime Plan’ to reflect developments since it was first published in March 2013.
Under Section 5 of the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Act 2011 (“the Act”) the Commissioner before issuing or varying a Plan must:
- send the draft variation to the Police and Crime Panel (“the Panel”);
- have regard to any report or recommendations made by the Panel in relation to the variation;
- give the Panel a response to any such report or recommendations; and
- publish any such response.
The Commissioner sent the draft variations to the Plan to the Panel and presented these to the Panel at its meeting on the 3rd February 2016.
The Panel reviewed the draft variations to the Plan and endorsed the variations. The Panel produced a report on their recommendation to endorse the variations to the Plan and this is published on their website at
Under Section 5 of the Act, the Commissioner must have regard to any report or recommendations made by the Panel in relation to the draft variations and give the Panel a response to any such report or recommendations. The Commissioner sent the report to Panel accepting their recommendation and this is available on his website at http://www.cambridgeshire-pcc.gov.uk.
The Commissioner will publish the Plan which includes the variation endorsed by the Panel on his website at: http://www.cambridgeshire-pcc.gov.uk