Candidate briefings

***The PCC elections have been postponed until 2021***

The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) has prepared a series of briefings for Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) candidates to provide an overview of the role and the current landscape. These will be updated as required on the run up to the election.

Read the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner Briefing for Candidates 

Read the budget, precept and MTFP Briefing for Candidates 

Read Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s Tipping Point 

Read Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s Uplift report 

Read Avon and Somerset Constabulary’s Force Management Statement

Read the Police and Crime Needs Assessment 

Read the APACE Police and Crime Commissioner Election Guidance

Read the South West Police Collaboration briefing 

Read the Strategic Review of Policing 

Partnership briefings:

Read the ICVA – Custody Visiting and PCCs – Briefings for Candidates 

Election Guidance:

Read the Open Letter to Candidates 

Read the APCC PCC Candidate briefing 

Read the PCC Election Board Terms of Reference  

Read the Timetable for the Police and Crime Commissioner elections 

Useful Links: 

Police and Crime Plan 2019 – 2021 

Medium Term Financial Covering Report/ Budget

Medium Term Financial Report/ Budget

Annual Report 

Policing Protocol 2011 

Policing and Crime Bill – Home Office Factsheet 

Committee on Standards in Public Life 

Association of Policing and Crime Chief Executives 

OPCC Freedom of Information disclosure log 

Constabulary Freedom of Information disclosure log 

Freedom of Information Requests

Questions from candidates will be treated as anonymous Freedom of Information Requests (FOIs):