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3 December, 2021

Have your say in Commissioner’s first Public Accountability Meeting

CFO Jon Foster - PFCC Zoe Metcalfe - CC Lisa Winward
North Yorkshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe will host her first Public Accountability Meeting and is encouraging people across North Yorkshire and York to get involved.

As well as receiving the latest updates from North Yorkshire Police and North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, there will be a focus on serious and organised crime and fire safety for businesses.

Broadcast live online, the meetings aim to make the emergency services more accessible and anyone with questions can submit them in advance to info@northyorkshire-pfcc.gov.uk .

Zoë said:

“I always want to make sure I am asking the questions you want answers to, which is why these Public Accountability Meetings are so important.

“They will allow me to find out more about the work of the police and fire and rescue service, and put the focus on topics which are important to residents and businesses across York and North Yorkshire.

“Please join us to watch either live or at anytime after on the website.”

The agenda, along with presentations and reports, are available on the Commissioner’s website where you can also find details on how to watch live and submit a question or catch-up after the meeting.

Public Accountability Meeting – 7 December 2021

This month’s meeting will be on Tuesday 7 December from 1.30pm and will focus on: 

  • North Yorkshire Police –  Serious organised crime –  To Explore how North Yorkshire Police and their partners are working together to effectively tackle serious organised crime in North Yorkshire.
  • North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service – Business fire safety – Exploring how the service keeps our business premises safe from fires and applies learning from the Grenfell tragedy.

To ask a question on this month’s hot topics:

  • In advance of the meeting, please send your question to info@northyorkshire-pfcc.gov.uk please include your name and address with your question.
  • To ask a question during the meeting using Twitter, include #NYscrutiny in your tweet.

To watch the live broadcast