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20 September, 2022

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

Commissioner Zoë Metcalfe will host her monthly Public Accountability Meetings on Thursday 22 September 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 Case progression and Delivering prevention and protection services to rural communities.

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 .

Commissioner 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:

12:30-2:00pm – North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue

  • Delivering Prevention and Protection services to rural communities –  Assurance of effective delivery of Prevention and Protection services, responding to the needs of and risks in rural communities.

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/6g-W1nAG9UU

Agenda and meeting papers: https://bit.ly/PAMSept2022


2:30pm – 4:00pm – North Yorkshire Police 

  • Case Progression – Assurance that NYP effectively and efficiently process cases and evidence, so that they can progress through the criminal Justice System.

Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/hTJHsefgbR4

Agenda and meeting papers: https://bit.ly/PAMSept2022 

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.

 Future meetings

  • 20 October 2022
    North Yorkshire Police  – Customer Contact
    North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service – Prevention and Protection in rural areas 
  • 24 November 2022
    North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service – Response
    North Yorkshire Police – Offender Management
  • December
    There is no meeting in December