Public Accountability Board

Any members of the press or public wishing to attend the Public Accountability Board should notify us at least three working days prior to the meeting by email at: info@southyorkshire-pcc.gov.uk  

RESPONSE ON HMICFRS PEEL EFFICIENCY REPORT NOVEMBER 2017

The annual inspection by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS) was published today, (Thursday, 9 November 2017).  The report assesses the efficiency and leadership of forces in England and Wales.

SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE SENIOR LEADERSHIP GROUP

“During the last couple of months, South Yorkshire Police have seen a number of changes and appointments in the Senior Leadership Group.

STEPHEN WATSON JOINS SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE AS INTERIM CHIEF CONSTABLE

The next South Yorkshire Police Chief Constable, Stephen Watson, will take up the post as Interim Chief Constable from Monday 25 July.

PREFERRED CANDIDATE SELECTED FOR CHIEF CONSTABLE

Deputy Chief Constable Stephen Watson has been selected as the preferred candidate for new Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police by the Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings.

INTERIM CHIEF CONSTABLE APPOINTED AT SOUTH YORKSHIRE POLICE

South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, Dr Alan Billings, has appointed a new interim Chief Constable of South Yorkshire Police, until a permanent Chief Constable is recruited and appointed to the post in due course. 

STATEMENT FROM DR ALAN BILLINGS AND DAWN COPLEY

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, said: “Yesterday, I asked Deputy Chief Constable Dawn Copley to temporarily act as Chief Constable following the suspension of David Crompton.

POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER SUSPENDS SOUTH YORKSHIRE’S CHIEF CONSTABLE

Dr Alan Billings, South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner said: “Following the result of the verdicts yesterday, the continuing criticism that has been directed at the Chief Constable and the eroding trust and confidence in South Yorkshire Police I

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