Agenda and minutes
Police and Crime Committee
Tuesday 4 June 2019 10.00 am

Venue: Chamber, City Hall, The Queen's Walk, London, SE1 2AA. View directions

Contact: Teresa Young, Senior Committee Officer; Telephone: 020 7983 6559; Email:  [email protected]; Minicom: 020 7983 4458 

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for Absence and Chair's Announcements

To receive any apologies for absence and any announcements from the Chair.

Minutes:

1.1  There were no apologies for absence.

2.

Declarations of Interests pdf icon PDF 85 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Teresa Young, [email protected]; 020 7983 6559

 

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, as disclosable pecuniary interests;

 

(b)  Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any disclosable pecuniary interests in specific items listed on the agenda and the necessary action taken by the Member(s) regarding withdrawal following such declaration(s); and

 

(c)  Note the declaration by any Member(s) of any other interests deemed to be relevant (including any interests arising from gifts and hospitality received which are not at the time of the meeting reflected on the Authority’s register of gifts and hospitality, and noting also the advice from the GLA’s Monitoring Officer set out at Agenda Item 2) and to note any necessary action taken by the Member(s) following such declaration(s).

Minutes:

2.1  Resolved:

 

That the list of offices held by Assembly Members, as set out in the table at Agenda Item 2, be noted as disclosable pecuniary interests.

3.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 146 KB

The Committee is recommended to confirm the minutes of the meeting of the Police and Crime Committee held on 14 May 2019 to be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

3.1  Resolved:

 

That the minutes of the Police and Crime Committee meeting held on 14 May 2019 be signed by the Chair as a correct record.

4.

Summary List of Actions pdf icon PDF 247 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Teresa Young, [email protected]; 020 7983 6559

 

The Committee is recommended to note the completed, ongoing and closed actions arising from previous meetings of the Committee, as listed in the report.

Minutes:

4.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

 

4.2  Resolved:

 

That the outstanding, completed and closed actions arising from the previous meetings of the Committee, as listed in the report, be noted.

5.

Question and Answer Session with the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime and the Metropolitan Police Service pdf icon PDF 79 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Janette Roker, [email protected]; 020 7983 6562

 

The Committee is recommended to:

 

(a)  Note the monthly report from the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime, attached at Appendix 1 to the report, as background to the question and answer session with the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime and Metropolitan Police Service; and

 

(b)  Note the answers given by the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime and the Metropolitan Police Service to the questions asked by Members.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

5.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat as background to the questions and answer session with the Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime and Metropolitan Police Service (MPS).

 

5.2  The Chair welcomed the following guests to the meeting:

·  Sophie Linden, Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime; and

·  Sir Stephen House QPM, Deputy Commissioner, MPS.

 

5.3  A transcript of the discussion is attached at Appendix 1.

 

5.4  During the course of the discussion, the Deputy Commissioner, MPS, undertook to:

·  Provide the full costs of policing the visit of the President of the United States;

·  Provide the full costs proceeding against those arrested in connection with the Extinction Rebellion protests;

·  Provide the average time for the vetting process for Independent Custody Visitors.

·  Provide the average time for the vetting process in general;

·  Look into whether it would be possible to extend term for Independent Custody Visitors who were going through the renewal process; and

·  Provide the number of vulnerable adults/ children interviewed without an appropriate adult present in 2018.

 

5.5  During the course of the discussion, the Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime undertook to:

·  To consider the way violence data was shown on the Crime  ...  view the full minutes text for item 5.

6.

Police and Crime Committee Work Programme pdf icon PDF 67 KB

Report of the Executive Director of Secretariat

Contact: Janette Roker, [email protected]; 020 7983 6562

 

The Committee is recommended to note the work programme, as set out in the report.

Minutes:

6.1  The Committee received the report of the Executive Director of Secretariat.

 

6.2  Resolved:

 

(a)  That the work programme as set out in the report be noted.

 

(b)  That the Committee’s meeting slot on 19 June 2019 be used for a site visit to support the Committee’s scrutiny review of rape and sexual violence and that authority be delegated to the Chair, in consultation with party Group lead members and Caroline Pidgeon MBE AM, to agree the arrangements for the site visit.

7.

Date of Next Meeting

The next meeting of the Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, 19 June 2019 at 10am in the Chamber, City Hall.

Minutes:

7.1  The date of the next meeting was scheduled for Wednesday, 3 July 2019 at 10am in the Chamber, City Hall.

8.

Any Other Business the Chair Considers Urgent

Minutes:

8.1  There was no other business the Chair considered urgent.

9.

Close of Meeting

Minutes:

9.1  The meeting ended at 11.43pm.