Child Death Overview Panel (CDOP)

“Merseyside CDOP convenes on a qmonthly basis to consider all child deaths. Information relating to the process is contained within the leaflet. ‘What we have to do when a child dies’. Details regarding how further information can be accessed are also available in the leaflet.

Further information regarding associated processes is contained within the national leaflet

Annual Report

Merseyside CDOP compiles an annual report and quarterly reports that are distributed across the participating LSCPB’s. The information from quarterly reports is combined to form the annual report. All CDOP reports are fully anonymised and no individual child is identified.

Merseyside CDOP Newsletter

First Edition of Merseyside CDOP Newsletter

Second Edition: Autumn - Safe Sleep Edition of Merseyside CDOP Newsletter

Revised Safe Sleep Edition of Merseyside CDOP Newsletter (linked to Safe Sleep Campaign)

Contact Details

If you require any further information regarding this process please contact a member of the CDOP Team.

Gerard Majella Courthouse
Boundary Street
L5 2QD

Irene Wright, Merseyside CDOP Manager – 0151 233 1151
Helen Fleming-Scott, Merseyside CDOP Administrator – 0151 233 5412