Area Child Protection Committee


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Area Child Protection Committee

A statutory body in the UK with a self-explanatory remit, whose membership is drawn from all agencies in a county or region that work with children, which has an independent chairperson and which convenes in each county or authority.
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The South Tees Area Child Protection Committee will be carrying out a survey into where people turn to when they are concerned about a child.
A review by the Area Child Protection Committee concluded that Jordan "may not have been injured" if Bennett had been arrested, but Mr McGann said he was convinced his daughter's death could have been prevented.
'The Gateshead Area Child Protection Committee has commissioned a review of this case and each organisation involved is now completing their contribution to it.
Gateshead Area Child Protection Committee, which ordered a review of the case, said: "Agencies have worked intensively with this boy over the past few years.
Chairman of Sheffield Area Child Protection Committee (ACPC) Alan Jones said lessons would be learned.
And a spokesman for the Durham Area Child Protection Committee said: "We wrote to the Home Office in July last year expressing our concern at the lack of proper tracking and accountability process for offenders in this sort of case and we fully support DCI Reddick in his bid to address this shortcoming."
The serious case review was set up by the Northamptonshire area child protection committee in May last year to investigate Sarah's disappearance.
The conference, at Manor Hall, in Leamington, on Monday, March 24, is being organised by Warwickshire Area Child Protection Committee, the multi- agency forum.
The report, by the Newham area child protection committee (ACPC), also identified bad inter-agency communication.
The involvement of the IPCC follows a review of the case carried out by the Birmingham Area Child Protection Committee.
Following the attack, Gateshead Area Child Protection Committee called in child protection specialist barrister Ian Kennerley to investigate.
The Barnardo's RISE project has been carrying out research on behalf of the Newcastle Area Child Protection Committee, with support from Northumbria Police and Newcastle Primary Care Trust.