Jo Coles - York and North Yorkshire Deputy Mayor for Policing, Fire and Crime

Jo Coles - North Yorkshire Deputy Mayor for Policing, Fire and Crime

27 May 2016 – 99.2016-17 – Freedom of information request – Number of FOI requests to OPCC


Dear North Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner, How many requests, to this authority, have been made for information, on any subject, under the Freedom of Information Act in 2016?

How many of these requests have been completed?


Extent and Result of Searches to Locate Information

To locate the information relevant to your request searches were carried out within the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC).

I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by the OPCC.


I have today decided to disclose the located information to you.

43 Freedom of Information Requests have been made to the OPCC since 1 January 2016. As at today’s date, 34 of these requests have been completed.

Please note that systems used for recording information are not generic, nor are the procedures used locally in capturing the data. It should be noted therefore that this force’s response to your questions should not be used for comparison purposes with any other responses you may receive.