Avon and Somerset Police Authority is being replaced by Avon & Somerset Police & Crime Commissioner. This means this website will close on November 22 and will be archived by the British Library. The website for Avon & Somerset Police & Crime Commissioner will be www.avonandsomerset-pcc.gov.uk There will be information about Avon & Somerset Police & Crime Commissioner online from November 16.
Appointment of Independent Custody Visitors

Independent Custody Visiting Scheme

Independent custody visiting is a vital part of the work of Avon and Somerset Police Authority in ensuring the police service is open and accountable to the people it serves.


You can find more information on what custody visiting is, the role of custody visitors, how visits are carried out and full information on how to apply to become an independent custody visitor by following the links on the left hand side.


We are currently recruiting volunteers in Bristol, Taunton and Yeovil, if you are interested in applying please download an information pack or contact us