After some considerable work and negotiating with some individual police forces, senior offices and the National Police Chiefs Council we have agreed and signed off a liaison framework between Police Forces and local Neighbourhood Watch. The framework between Cambridgeshire Neighbourhood Watch Association (CNWA) and Cambridgeshire Constabulary will be used to review and maintain good communication locally between CNWA and the police.
Cambridgeshire Police agree to: –
This work began in 2022 ago in response to many Associations and groups saying that the levels of communication and liaison between themselves and the police was poor. The framework provides expectations and clarity on liaison both ways and it will be important that we fulfil our half of the framework if we want the police to fulfil theirs. The expectations are set out below.