INDEPENDENT POLICING PROTESTS ADVISORY PANEL

The South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner has established an Independent Policing Protests Advisory Panel to work with South Yorkshire Police in the planning and learning stages of managing protests and marches.

REFRESHED POLICE AND CRIME PLAN

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, has launched on his website a renewed version of his Police and Crime Plan for 2013-17.

DR ALAN BILLINGS – MY TIME IN OFFICE

My time in office ends in May. So I thought I might briefly look back over this past fifteen months. This is a snapshot of a few of the things I have been involved with.

INDEPENDENT REVIEW OF SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE’S HANDLING OF CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOTATION

Dr Alan Billings, has today published an independent report which has provided reassurance that South Yorkshire Police has learnt from past mistakes and has changed the way it handles reports of child sexual exploitation

SOUTH YORKSHIRE CHILD ARRESTS FALL FOR THE FOURTH YEAR RUNNING

Figures released by the Howard League for Penal Reform for 2014 have shown a further reduction in the number of child arrests in South Yorkshire.

HOWARD LEAGUE FOR PENAL REFORM STATEMENT THAT CHILD ARRESTS FALL BY 54 PER CENT

Statement from Dr Alan Billings in response to the Howard League for Penal Reform statement that child arrests fall by 54 per cent.

BUILDING WORK STARTS ON BARNSLEY CUSTODY SUITE

Building work on the new Barnsley Custody Suite is due to start on Friday 13 November and the Police and Crime Commissioner Dr Alan Billings and Chief Constable David Crompton were there to start the first digging of the foundations.

POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER COMMENDATIONS

Dr Alan Billings has today (Wednesday, 12 August) presented seven police officers and staff with Police and Crime Commissioner commendations.

RESPONSE TO IPCC DECISION NOT TO INVESTIGATE EVENTS AT ORGREAVE COKING PLANT

“South Yorkshire Police referred themselves to the IPCC in November 2012. Despite repeated requests from former miners, local MPs, councillors and the Orgreave Truth and Justice Campaign, the decision has been an inordinately long time coming

DR BILLINGS SPEAKS AT YOUTH OFFENDING TEAM MANAGERS MEETING

Dr Alan Billings, spoke at the regional meeting of the Association of Youth Offending Team Managers in Leeds on Monday 13 April 2015.

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY SUPPORT LUNCH FOR COMMISSIONER BILLINGS

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner will be supporting International Women’s Day by attending a lunch at the invitation of the White Rose University Consortium.

ALAN BILLINGS ELECTED AS NEW COMMISSIONER

Canon Dr Alan Billings of the Labour Party, has been elected as South Yorkshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner following the by-election yesterday.