Merseyside's Police Commissioner will meet with her PCC colleagues from around the country in Birmingham today.
Jane Kennedy is attending a General Meeting of the Association of Police and Crime Commissioner's (APCC), the national body which represents Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs).
Meetings of the APCC are held bi-monthly and this event will including an update on the Specialist Capabilities programme, a presentation from the College of Policing and a session focussing on police funding and efficiency.
There will also be a discussion about the options for taking forward the programme on transforming forensics.
Find out more about the APCC here.