The Efficiency & Effectiveness group is Chaired by Board Member, Julie Collins from the courts.
In 2015-16, the group's key activities are focussed upon:
Streamlining processes (such as the provision of forensic information and case files proportionate to the needs of the case
Advancing the use of Digital technology within Magistrates' Courts and the Crown Court
Improving delivery of CJS existing services within South Yorkshire - improving speed with which cases are dealt with; increasing productivity, and reducing inconvenience associated with victims & witnesses having to attend court unnecessarily
Ensuring that sentences are complied with