The Advisory Panel on Policing Protests was commissioned by Dr Billings to review the policing of tree protests in Sheffield and make recommendations and advise if there were lessons to be learnt. The report was presented to the Public Accountability Board on 28 June 2018.

Policing Sheffield Trees Protests

The South Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner commissioned a review into the engagement of South Yorkshire Police within Rotherham communities following protests in the town 5 September 2015.

Policing Protests In Rotherham: Towards A New Approach

The APPP produces reports on either a six monthly or annual basis – dependent upon the number of protests which it has been called upon to advise on. Below are the reports produced by the Panel and received by the PCC:

Advisory Panel on Policing Protests – July – December 2018 Summary Report

Advisory Panel on Policing Protests – January – June 2018 Summary Report

Advisory Panel on Policing Protests – July – December 2017 Summary Report

Advisory Panel on Policing Protests – January – June 2017 Summary Report

Advisory Panel on Policing Protests – 2016 Summary Report