DECISIONS

Statement on decision making

Read the Commissioner’s statement on Decision Making to find out;

  • Who makes decisions
  • How you can find out what is being considered
  • How can find out about decisons that have been taken
  • About rules relating to the business and the proceedings of the Commissioner
  • Who you can contact for further information

Details about decisions made in the current quarter can be found in the table below.

You can view previous decisions by accessing the decision archive to the right.

Decision made – current quarter

Decision Ref:

2017/25

Issue

2016/17 Treasury Management Year End Position

Decision

The Commissioner has noted and endorsed the outturn position report.

Date of decision

24 August ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/24

Issue

Proceeds of Crime Funding 2015-16 – Evaluation Report

Decision

The Commissioner has noted and approved the attached report.

Date of decision

24 July ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Report – Restricted

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/

Issue

Delegated Decisions

Decision

The Commissioner has noted the decisions and actions undertaken or proposed to be undertaken by officers of the PCC in accordance with the scheme of delegation.

Date of decision

11 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/22

Issue

Independent Chair of the Reducing Re-Offending & Criminal Justice Officer

Decision

The Commissioner has approved the funding of this role – initially for a 12 month period prior to review and consideration of future funding being shared amongst the key partners attending the Strategic Board.

Date of decision

13 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/20

Issue

Disposal of Carnforth Police Station

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the disposal of Carnforth Police Station through Pugh’s Auctioneers as set out in the report.

Date of decision

11 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this report is restricted as it contains information which relates to the financial interests of the Police & Crime Commissioner or any other person or company.

 

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/19

Issue

Modern Slavery Project Work

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved this short term project to enhance the Constabulary’s capability and partnership approach.

Date of decision

1 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

 

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/18

Issue

Community Action Fund Applications

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has established a Community Action Fund.

Date of decision

4 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A 

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/17

Issue

Community Safety, Crime and Re-Offending Funding 2017/18

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the use of the Community Safety, Crime and Re-Offending budget as outline in Appendix A and note the implications in respect of funding that could be available for additional community safety, crime and re-offending activity.

Date of decision

24 August ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A – Restricted

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/16

Issue

Tender from Capita Translation and Interpreting (CTI) for the provision of Interpretation, Translation and Transcription Services from 15th October 2017 to 14th October 2019 with the option to 14th October 2021.

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has accepted the tender from Capita Translation and Interpreting for the provision of Interpretation, Translation and Transcription Services for the period 15th October 2017 to 14th October 2019, with the option to extend the contract until 14th October 2021.

Date of decision

24 August ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this decision is restricted as it contains information which relates to or includes personal information; financial interests of the Police & Crime Commissioner or any other person or company.

It is considered that in all circumstances of the case the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/15

Issue

Police Force Collaboration Agreement for the Provision of a Regional Organised Crime Unit (TITAN)

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner and the Chief Constable have entered into a Collaboration Agreement for the provision of a shared Regional Organised Crime Unit.

Date of decision

11 September ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this report is restricted as it contains information which if disclosed would, or would be likely to, prejudice the prevention of crime and the apprehension or prosecution of offenders.

Decision Maker
PCC & CC

Decision Ref:

2017/14

Issue

Front Counters

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner and the Chief Constable have authorised the closure of the front counters at the following police stations:

Leyland, Waterfoot, Bispham, Colne, Darwen, St Annes, Barnoldswick, Poulton, Ormskirk and Kirkham

 

Date of decision

21 August ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this decision is restricted as it contains information which relates to or includes personal information; financial interests of the Police & Crime Commissioner or any other person or company, which it is considered that in all circumstances of the case the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.

It is proposed to publish the report following Lancashire Constabulary notifying the staff affected by this decision.

 

Decision Maker
PCC & CC

Decision Ref:

2017/13

Issue

Community Safety Grant Funding 2016/17 Year End Evaluation Report

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has noted the evaluation reports received for those projects which concluded in 2016/17.

Date of decision

24 July ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/12

Issue

Community Action Fund Applications

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has established a Community Action Fund.

Date of decision

13 July ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/11

Issue

Fraud Safeguarding Officer

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the establishment of an LC7 post (24,030 – £25,519 + on costs) from the Crime & Reoffending budget to support the victims of fraud within Lancashire.

Date of decision

29 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A – Restricted Information

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/10

Issue

Community Solutions North West – Transitions Solutions

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the use of £39,500 from the Crime & Reoffending budget to support the Transitions Solutions project

Date of decision

29 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A – Restricted Information

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/09

Issue

Burnley Council – Summer Camp

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the use of £5,000 from the Crime & Reoffending budget to support the Summer Camp project

Date of decision

26 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A – Restricted Information

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/08

Issue

Community Action Fund Applications

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has established a Community Action Fund.

Date of decision

13 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/07

Issue

Front Counters Business Case

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the proposed business model; authorised the appropriate public and staff consultation and engagement to be undertaken.

Date of decision

13 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this decision is restricted as it contains information which relates to or includes personal information; financial interest of the Police & Crime Commissioner or any other person or company, which is considered that in all circumstances of the case the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing information.

 

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/06

Issue

Lancashire Constabulary Fees & Charges

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner and Chief Constable have approved the attached report in line with the National Guidance.

Date of decision

13 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

Issue

Delegated Decisions

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has noted the decisions and actions undertaken or proposed to be undertaken by officers of the PCC in accordance with the Scheme of Delegation.

Date of decision

02 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/05

Issue

Revenue and Capital Financial Position as at 31st March 2017

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the in-year underspend; the transfer of the year end underspend; the addition to the capital programme; the underspend on the capital programme and the value of the capital programme

Date of decision

13 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/04

Issue

Learning & Development Licensing

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has signed the licence and the contributors agreement.

Date of decision

1 June ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/03

Issue

CCTV – Rossendale Preston

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has considered and approved the contribution of £52k to support the improvements to Rossendale CCTV provision.

Date of decision

19 May ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/02

Issue

Community Action Fund Applications

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has established a Community Action Fund.

Date of decision

02 May ’17

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

Decision

Appendix A

Decision Maker
PCC

Decision Ref:

2017/01

Issue

Acceptance of a tender – Conducted Energy Devices (TASER)

Decision

The Police and Crime Commissioner has approved the use of the Home Office National Framework Agreement for the supply of Conducted Energy Devices (TASERS) and associated equipment for the period 31st March 2017 to 12th March 2019 with the option to extend until 12th March 2021, via the approved supplier Axon Public Safety UK Ltd.

Date of decision

24 April 2017

Decision Papers/ Reason for Restricted

RESTRICTED – Information relating to this decision is restricted as it contains information which relates to or includes personal information; financial interests of the Police and Crime Commissioner or any other person or company.

Decision Maker
PCC