Regular private meetings between the Commissioner and the Chief Constable, ensure there is an open exchange of information and help them to maintain an effective working relationship.

These meetings are either held at Force Headquarters or at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner. The Commissioner and Chief Constable, Serena Kennedy, discuss a wide variety of subjects relating to routine business.

This includes:

  • matters of immediate concern;
  • trends in performance and incidence of crime that may impact on priorities included in the Police and Crime Plan;
  • strategic proposals of the Commissioner / Chief Constable not considered in other forums;
  • matters raised by the Police and Crime Panel;
  • strategic finance;
  • personnel matters;
  • strategic policing initiatives;
  • complaints and misconduct issues.

Upcoming meetings

Date Location
13th May 2022 Merseyside Police Headquarters, Rose Hill, Liverpool
23rd May 2022 Office of the Police Commissioner, Mather Avenue, Liverpool


Meetings are held regularly and a summary of all their meetings with actions is published below.

Due to operational demands, some one-to-one discussions are held over the phone. 

Minutes April 2021 to March 2022 Minutes April 2020 to March 2021
Minutes April 2019 to March 2020 Minutes April 2018 to March 2019
Minutes April 2017 to March 2018 Minutes April 2016 to March 2017
Minutes April 2015 to March 2016 Minutes April 2014 to March 2015
Minutes January 2013 to March 2014