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Police conduct and complaints

Inquiry

This inquiry will examine the role and remit of the Independent Office for Police Conduct in relation to the police conduct and discipline system. It will look at how the IOPC and police forces around the country work to resolve complaints and at progress in reforming the system following criticisms of the time taken to resolve complaints. It will also investigate what reforms are required to secure public confidence in the police conduct and disciplinary system.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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Sixth Report - Police Conduct and Complaints
Inquiry Police conduct and complaints
Committees Home Affairs Committee
HC 140
Report
Response to this report
Fourth Special Report - Police conduct and complaints: Government Response to the Committee’s Sixth Report
HC 1264
Special Report
Fourth Special Report - Police conduct and complaints: Government Response to the Committee’s Sixth Report
Inquiry Police conduct and complaints
Committees Home Affairs Committee
HC 1264
Special Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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19 May 2021
Inquiry Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Craig Guildford (Chief Constable at Nottinghamshire Police), Matt Parr CB (HM Inspector of Constabulary at HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services), Michael Lockwood (Director General at Independent Office for Police Conduct), Claire Bassett (Deputy Director General, Operations at Independent Office for Police Conduct), and Kathie Cashell (Director, Strategy and Impact at Independent Office for Police Conduct)
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
12 May 2021
Inquiry Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Kit Malthouse MP (Minister for Crime and Policing at Home Office), Michael Cordy (Head of Police Integrity Unit, Policing Policy Directorate at Home Office), and Paul Regan (Head of Neighbourhood Crime Unit, Crime Reduction Directorate at Home Office)
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
17 March 2021
Inquiry Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Lady Brittan of Spennithorne, Nick Glynn (Senior Programme Officer at Open Society Foundations), Kardaya Rooprai (Chair at West Midlands Neighbourhood Watch Force Area Association), Amania Scott-Samuels (IOPC Youth Panel member and reverse mentor to Michael Lockwood, Director General of the IOPC), and Rose Dowling (Chief Executive at Leaders Unlocked)
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence
PCO0087 - Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Home Office
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
PCO0084 - Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Mrs Fiona Laskaris
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Written Evidence
PCO0056 - Police conduct and complaints
Witnesses Anonymous
Committees Home Affairs Committee
Written Evidence

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