National Custody Seminar

Pre-charge bail and mental health were among the hot topics at this year’s National Custody Seminar & Exhibition, which took place at the De Vere Hotel, Daventry Rd, Daventry on 11 & 12 September 2018.

Delegates heard from a range of speakers drawn from stakeholders and partner organisations as well as the Police Federation of England and Wales' National Custody Forum and lead representatives on key issues affecting police custody.

This annual event has developed an excellent reputation for delivering quality, relevant content aimed at those working in and around the custody environment.


Who attended?

PFEW custody representatives, custody officers, custody managers, Police Estate Managers, Police Procurement representatives, Police Stakeholder Groups and organisations with a particular interest in police custody issues.

View the agenda #Custody18.

 

Highlights

Custody ‘must be seen as more prestigious job’

Timelines still an issue for IOPC – but ‘working hard to improve’

Emotional father urges officers to read review into son’s death

Better education on ABD needed, says Met Medical Director

ID card will help brain injury survivors

Good cell design ‘helps prevent suicides’ – and protects officer health

Custody ‘not immune from policing cuts’