The Gloucestershire Police and Crime Panel is a joint body of the local authorities served by Gloucestershire Police - Cheltenham Borough Council, Cotswold District Council, Forest of Dean District Council, Gloucester City Council, Gloucestershire County Council, Stroud District Council and Tewkesbury Borough Council. It examines and reviews the work of the Police and Crime Commissioner and is under a duty to support, as well as challenge, him.
The panel is made up of 13 elected councillors and two independent members who are co-opted. It is administered by Gloucestershire County Council and holds regular meetings in public. The panel’s dedicated website is at: www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/policeandcrimepanel