December 01, 2022 | Policing Other
The PSNI commissioned a review into the licencing, transport and use of explosives within Northern Ireland with the aim of examining the role of the Explosives Blasting Unit (EBU) with a view to identifying internal recommendations regarding future operations and resourcing more than one year ago.
Can you please state who conducted the review and demonstrate the criteria used to commission said company?
Can you please state the cost to the public purse of said review and other additional costs associated from withholding its release?
How long will said report be in abeyance?
What are the specific reasons for the report being withheld from those who paid for it, the public?
What was the name of the company who won the contract for said review?
Did the contract for said review go out to public tender?
If so, what companies applied for the contract? If not, why not?
Was the procurement process open, transparent and in line with PSNI Procurement Contract Management Services?