Crime and Disorder Scrutiny - Monday, 11th August, 2014 6.30 pm, CANCELLED

Venue: Committee Room 2 Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Jess Bayley 

No. Item


Apologies and named substitutes

To receive apologies for absence and details of any Councillor (or co-optee substitute) nominated to attend this meeting in place of a member of this Committee.



Declarations of interest and of Party Whip

To invite Councillors to declare any interest they may have in items on the Agenda and any Party Whip.



Minutes pdf icon PDF 175 KB

To confirm the minutes of the previous meeting of the Crime and Disorder Scrutiny Panel as a correct record.


(Minutes attached).



Diamond Club - Overview of the project

To consider information about the Diamond Club, a domestic abuse and mental health support programme.


(Verbal presentation to follow)


Sanctuary Scheme - Overview of the project

To consider information about the sanctuary scheme, involving the provision of security works and advice to victims of domestic abuse.


(Verbal presentation to follow).


NWHIP Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Initiatives - overview of the project

To consider information about the subject of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender initiatives held in the Borough.


(Verbal presentation to follow)


Secured by Design Standards and Accreditation for Planning Applications - overview of the project

To consider information about the secured by design standards and accreditation for planning applications.


(Verbal presentation to follow)


Exclusion of the Press and Public

Should it be necessary, in the opinion of the Borough Director, during the course of the meeting to consider excluding the public from the meeting on the grounds that exempt information is likely to be divulged, it may be necessary to move the following resolution:

“That, under S.100 (A) (4) of the Local Government Act 1972, the public be excluded from the meeting for the following matter(s) on the grounds that it/they involve(s) the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in the relevant paragraphs (to be specified) of Part 1 of Schedule 12 (A) of the said Act”.


These paragraphs are as follows:

Subject to the “public interest” test, information relating to:

·         Para 1 – any individual;

·         Para 2 – the identity of any individual;

·         Para 3 – financial or business affairs;

·         Para 4 – labour relations matters;

·         Para 5 – legal professional privilege;

·         Para 6   a notice, order or direction;

·         Para 7 – the prevention, investigation or

                     prosecution of crime;

                     and may need to be considered as ‘exempt’.