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

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

Numbers of police officers, PCSOs and staff

Information provided.

Our Ref: Our Ref: NY8243 Date: 28.02.2023


I write in connection with your request for information that was received by the Office of the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire (OPFCC) 31 January 2023.

I note you seek access to the following information:

  • can you clarify this please with the actual numbers of police admins pcso etc

Extent and Result of Searches to Locate Information

To locate the information relevant to your request searches were conducted within the OPFCC.

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


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

  • Police Officers 1,702 headcount (1669.02 FTE)
  • Staff 1,224 headcount (1112.45 FTE) (this excludes volunteers and agency workers)
  • PCSO 192 headcount (185.96 FTE)

This information is correct as at today, 28.02.2023.

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 the OPFCC’s response to your questions should not be used for comparison purposes with any other responses you may receive.

Complaint Rights

Your attention is drawn to the attached sheet which details your right of complaint.

If you have any queries concerning this request, please contact me quoting the reference number above.

Yours sincerely,
Tina James-McGrath