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Contact: Matt Hitch Email: matthew.hitch@wiltshire.gov.uk  Email: matthew.hitch@wiltshire.gov.uk

No. Item

Part I

Items to be considered when the meeting is open to the public


Election of Chairman

To elect a Chairman for the forthcoming year.


Election of Vice-Chairman

To elect a Vice-Chairman for the forthcoming year.


Apologies for Absence and Membership Changes

To receive any apologies for absence and note changes to the membership of the Police and Crime Panel since the previous meeting.


Minutes and matters arising

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 9 March 2023.

Supporting documents:


Declarations of interest

To receive any declarations of disclosable interests or dispensations granted by the Standards Committee.


Chairman's Announcements

To receive announcements through the Chairman.


Public Participation

The Panel welcomes contributions from members of the public.




If you wish to make a statement at this meeting on any item on this agenda, please register to do so at least 10 minutes prior to the meeting. Speakers are permitted to speak for up to 3 minutes on any agenda item. Please contact the officer named on the first page of the agenda for any further clarification.




Those wishing to ask questions are required to give notice of any such questions in writing to the officer named on the front of this agenda no later than 5pm on Monday 5 June 2023. Questions may be asked without notice if the Chairman decides that the matter is urgent.


Details of any questions received will be circulated to Committee members prior to the meeting and made available at the meeting and on the Council’s website.


Update from the PCC

Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Wilkinson, OBE, MPhil, will provide a verbal update.

Supporting documents:


Presentation by the Chief Constable

To receive a presentation from Chief Constable Roper on the challenges identified, and improvements she has put in place, to deliver the objectives of the Police and Crime Plan and work to move out of ENGAGE.


Police and Crime Plan Highlight and Performance Report

To consider the report from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.

Supporting documents:


OPCC Delivery Plan 2023-24

To consider an update on the delivery plan for 2023/24.

Supporting documents:


Items for Communication to the Public

To receive an update on how the Police and Crime Panel can improve its communications with the public.


Protocol 12

To review Police and Crime Panel’s rules of procedure and Panel arrangements. The Panel will be invited to approve its proposed constitutional documents. 


Report to follow.

Supporting documents:


Future Topics for Police and Crime Panel Consideration

To consider a paper from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner suggesting possible topics for future briefings.

Supporting documents:


Forward Work Plan

To note the forward work plan.

Supporting documents:


Future meeting dates

To note the future meeting dates below:



• Thursday 14 September 2023, 10:30am – West Wilts Room, County Hall


• Thursday 14 December 2023, 10:30am – Committee Room 6, Swindon

Part II

Item(s) during whose consideration it is recommended that the public should be excluded because of the likelihood that exempt information would be disclosed







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