My Freedom of Information Publication Scheme is a guide to the information that I will routinely publish.
I want to be open with the public, so this website will contain all the information that I make available.
If you have a comment about the operation of this Publication Scheme, if you would like the scheme, or any of the information it lists, in paper form or in another format (including Braille, tape, or in a language other than English), or you can't find what you are looking for, please contact me.
The Information Commissioner's Model Publication Scheme
I have adopted the Information Commissioner's Model Publication Scheme.
By using this Scheme, I have committed to making available information in the categories below, subject to legitimate charges and relevant exemptions.
If you would like to know more about the model publication scheme please contact the Information Commissioners Office.
It may take me some time to publish all the information I have listed. Pages will be updated as information becomes available.
I will publish details about me, my deputy and my office staff in the 'about me' section of this website.
This information will include:
My Contact details, office location etc.
My role and responsibilities
My office staff and organisation
Scheme of Governance
What I spend and how I will spend it
I will publish financial information in the Finances section of my website.
This will include:
My salary and allowances and those of my deputy
The salaries of senior employees of my office
Expenditure over £500
Copies of contracts and Invitations to tenders with a value of over £10,000 and a list of contracts with a value of less than £10,000
The annual policing budget and precept
Sources of revenue and my investment strategy
The identity of premises or land owned or occupied for the purposes of policing in the county
What my priorities are and how we are doing
I will publish regular information about policing priorities and force performance in the My Plan section of the website.
I will also publish information about my work with partners to improve community safety and crime and disorder reduction in an annual report.