Police and Crime Panel
Merseyside's Police Commissioner is attending her third meeting with the Police and Crime Panel today (Thursday, 21st October).
Emily Spurrell meets six times a year with the Panel, the body which scrutinises her work. They support the Police Commissioner, while holding responsibility for overseeing her work and making sure she is holding the Chief Constable to account.
This is Emily's third meeting with the Panel since being elected and taking office on 13th May 2021.
The Commissioner will use this meeting to present her new Police and Crime Plan, setting out the strategic priorities for Merseyside Police for the next four years.
Also on the agenda for discussion are an update the plans for Merseyside Police's buildings and stations and the PCC's recent Victim Needs Assessment, which reviews how support is offered to victims of crime. She will also cover her medium-term financial strategy.
Police and Crime Panel meetings are always open to the public.
You can also watch the meeting live. The link to live-stream the meeting will be available at Agenda for Merseyside Police and Crime Panel on Thursday, 21st October, 2021, 11.00 am - Knowsley Council - simply clink the 'View the Webcast' button.
The papers for this meeting are always published five days ahead of this meeting and can be found by going to the Police and Crime Panel section on the Knowsley Council website.