New Panel for complaints, integrity and ethics
The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Thames Valley, Anthony Stansfeld, is recruiting a selection of volunteers to be part of a Complaints, Integrity and Ethics Panel. The Panel will provide a transparent forum that monitors and encourages constructive challenge, over the way complaints, integrity and ethics issues are handled by Thames Valley Police and overseen by the PCC.
Anthony Stansfeld, Police and Crime Commissioner for Thames Valley said: "Due to the current national concerns over police integrity there is now an accepted need for the development of a robust, independent and transparent system to be established.
"I have decided to set up this Panel to ensure that integrity and ethical issues are prioritised in order to maintain public confidence in policing."
Volunteers are required to be over the age of 18, and live or work in the Thames Valley area and be able to attend meetings at Police Headquarters, Kidlington during the working day. The volunteers will be subject to a police vetting check.
The Panel will be made up of a group of independent volunteers and serving police officers or police staff are not eligible for this role.
The volunteers will receive training and a daily allowance including expenses for travelling to Police Headquarters and meetings will be held bi-monthly.
The closing date for applications is Friday 31st January (12 noon)
Panel Terms of Reference