18 - Policing: General interest, and membership of Northern Ireland Policing Board, 1999 -2008

Scope and Content:Containing mostly reports and memoranda in circulation with suggestions for a reform of the Northern Ireland police service; dating to as early as 1974/1975 and 1998/1999, when such proposals were being considered by the British government and opinions were sought from all interest groups. Testifying to Duddy's early interest in the matter. Some documents witness Duddy's own involvement: asked to contribute opinion in 1998 to the Independent Commission on Policing in Northern Ireland; invitations to Royal Ulster Constabulary functions; his participation in an SDLP-seminar on policing in 2009. There is little from his membership on the Northern Ireland Policing Board. Original box labelled "Policing". Documents span early 1970s-2009.
Date:early 1970s - 2009 Extent:27 items