Our Independent Advisory Groups are part of a national network designed with carefully researched terms of reference and structures, agreed by community groups and supported by the Police and the Home Office.
monitor, analyse and review Bedfordshire Police policies and procedures;
provide advice and support to Bedfordshire Police on both operational and strategic matters;
make recommendations and participate through the Bedfordshire Police structure to promote trust, confidence, respect, and partnership between Bedfordshire Police and the communities it serves;
work closely but critically and independently with Bedfordshire Police to improve the quality and effectiveness of Bedfordshire Police Service and community safety and cohesion.