Police Advisory Board

Home Office written question – answered on 21st April 2017.

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Photo of Jon Trickett Jon Trickett Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Shadow Lord President of the Council

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many applications the Police Advisory Board for England and Wales received during its last intake.

Photo of Jon Trickett Jon Trickett Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Shadow Lord President of the Council

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what proportion of the Police Advisory Board for England and Wales are (a) women, (b) from black or minority ethnic backgrounds, (c) disabled or (d) from lower socio-economic backgrounds.

Photo of Jon Trickett Jon Trickett Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Shadow Lord President of the Council

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, who makes appointments to the Board of the Police Advisory Board for England and Wales; which other organisations or individuals provide advice on those appointments; and at what stage of the process such advice is provided.

Photo of Brandon Lewis Brandon Lewis Minister of State (Home Office) (Policing and the Fire Service)

The Police Advisory Board for England and Wales (PABEW) is made up of one public appointment, the Chair, and nominated representatives from organisations across the policing landscape. Elizabeth France was appointed as Chair of the PABEW on 21 February 2014 and was reappointed in 2017. The Home Secretary is responsible for the appointment of the PABEW Chair.

The Gov.uk website provides further information on the PABEW:

www.gov.uk/government/organisations/police-advisory-board-for-england-and-wales/about/membership

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