Legislation / Legal (Archive)

IPCC:  UPDATE: Investigation into Metropolitan Police officer’s contact with 15-year-old cyclist – (IPCC completes investigation into Humberside fatal shooting ~ IPCC:  More training for South Wales Police call handlers on flooding incidents following IPCC investigation ~ IPCC:  Investigation following death in custody in Essex ~ IPCC:  Offender management issues highlighted by investigation into police contact before Birmingham murders ~ IPCC:  Improvements identified for keeping vulnerable people in Gwent custody safe ~ IPCC:  Complaint about the use of police helicopters during the Grenfell Tower fire)

HMICFRS:  'Prompt & effective action' needed to improve further how the Met protects children – (HMICFRS:  Bedfordshire Police demonstrates 'clear commitment' to protecting vulnerable children, but some improvement needed ~ HMICFRS:  Hertfordshire Constabulary has further work to do to ensure it records all reports of crime ~ HMICFRS: Lancashire Constabulary’s crime-recording performance is ‘inadequate’ ~ HMICFRS:  South Wales Police achieving ‘a good level of crime recording accuracy’ ~ HMICFRS:  Hertfordshire Constabulary has further work to do to ensure it records all reports of crime ~ HMICFRS:  National Police Air Service needs urgent reform)

MoJ:  Justice Secretary enforces robust action to improve prison safety

LC: Simplify Planning Laws in Wales to create new homes

DfT:  New powers for police to address illegal & unsafe use of drones ~ DfT:  Drones update, 27/11/2017

ScotGov:  Gender representation on public boards

Criminal Cases Review Commission statement on the non-referral of the convictions of Jonathan Beere, Scott Birtwistle, Jamie Green, Daniel Payne and Zoran Dresic – (CCRC statement on the 2017 application of Michael Stone ~ CCRC refers the IPP sentence of Aiden Maund to the Court of Appeal)

Cabinet Office issues an Invitation to Tender for a fraud prevention & detection managed service

Parole Board For England & Wales:  Invitation to Open Management Committee meeting

Insolvency Service:  Extended bankruptcy for accountant who failed to disclose assets – (IS:  Director of personal injury claims management company that made 1m of nuisance calls is banned for 7 years)

HM Land Registry:  UK House Price Index - National Status recommended – (HM Land Registry launches new Business Strategy)

Serious Fraud Office:  Two further individuals charged in SFO’s Unaoil investigation

CMA to take enforcement action on secondary ticketing sites – (CMA:  Urgent action needed across the UK care home market)

FCA publishes Final Summary of RBS’s treatment of SME customers referred to its Global Restructuring Group – (FCA issues first statement of objections to four asset management firms ~ Bank and FCA launch next phase of sterling Libor transition work)

FSCS:  Catalyst Investment Group Ltd and ARM Asset Backed Securities SA

FRC publishes report on its enquiries & investigation of KPMG’s 2007 & 2008 audits of HBOS

NCA:  Sex offender had more than 20,000 images of child abuse on computer – (NCA:  Sex offender jailed for indecent images, bestiality & drug offences ~ NCA:  Latest threat update estimates at least 720 County Lines drug dealing lines)

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