Decision Maker: Lead Member for Strategic Management and Economic Development
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Set the policy for the year ahead as required by the Policy in relation to the use of covert investigative techniques.
12.1 The Leader and Lead Member considered a report by the Assistant Chief Executive.
12.2 The Leader and Lead Member RESOLVED to approve the County Council’s Policy in relation to the use of Covert Investigative Techniques (‘the Policy’) as set out in Appendix 1 of the report.
12.3 The Policy is formally reviewed on an annual basis to comply with the requirements of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (as amended) (‘RIPA’), Investigative Powers Act 2016 (‘IPA’) and the Home Office codes.
Report author: Robert Freeman
Publication date: 06/03/2023
Date of decision: 06/03/2023
Decided at meeting: 06/03/2023 - Lead Member for Strategic Management and Economic Development
Effective from: 11/03/2023