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22 August, 2022

Have your say in Commissioner Zoë’s August Public Accountability Meetings

Public accountability meeting with Commissioner Zoe
Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe will host her monthly Public Accountability Meetings on Tuesday 30 and Wednesday 31 August 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 safeguarding victims of stalking and Meeting the National Fire Standards.

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 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 any time 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.

The focus of this month’s meetings: 

Tuesday 30 August 3-4:30pm – North Yorkshire Police

  • Stalking – to review North Yorkshire Police’s process for dealing with stalking cases and safeguarding victims of stalking.

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/hf-AAI1ttnc

Watch on the Commissioner’s website: https://bit.ly/PAMAug2022


 Wednesday 31 August 3pm – 4:30pm – North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service

  • Meeting the National Fire Standards – Assurance of progress to achieve, implement and maintain the National Fire Standards, to continually improve services to our communities.

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/D5bhd13-sIo

Watch on the Commissioner’s website: https://bit.ly/PAMAug2022

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, follow us at @northyorkspfcc.