Head: Chief Constable Shaun Sawyer, Devon and Cornwall Police
The coordination committee is responsible for all aspects of overall police performance, including continuous improvement, performance assessment and development, crime recording and statistics, police.uk, systems thinking, quality, excellence in policing, performance inspection and evidence based policing. It shares best practice across all forces in England and Wales and is currently engaged in a significant piece of work on Demand.
Update on crime trends and penalty notices issued under Covid Regulations
Provisional data from police forces in England and Wales shows police recorded crime is thirteen per cent lower than in the same period as 2019. Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs) given to the public for breaches of Coronavirus Regulations rose as national restrictions were implemented in England.
Police continue to see falls in crime during lockdown
Provisional data from police forces in England and Wales shows continued falls in recorded crime compared to last year, with the lockdown effect on crime still holding.
Government announces biggest increase in funding for the police system in a decade
The government have announced today that the amount of funding available to the policing system for 2020 to 2021 will increase by more than £1.1 billion.