Bedfordshire Police Headquarters,
Woburn Road, Kempston,
Bedford, MK43 9AX
Telephone: 01234 842547
7th August 2019
REQUEST UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 Ref No: FOI2019/04572
I write in connection with your request for information received on 16th July. I note you seek access to the following information:
Please could provide the following information for the calendar years 2016, 2017, 2018 and for the period 1st January 2019 to 15th July 2019:
1) The number of reported incidents involving electric scooters (i.e. the term “electric scooter”, “e-scooter”, “Segway”, “hoverboard” or “self-balancing scooter” is mentioned in the MO field of an incident report)
2) If it is within the time/cost limit set by the FOI Act, a brief description of each reported incident listed in your answer to question 1.
I am required by the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (The Act) to handle all requests in a manner that is blind to the identity of the requestor. Any information released in response to a request is regarded as being published and therefore, in the public domain without caveat.
Attachment – Annex A FOI2019 04572
The numerical data presented in this response is an un-audited snapshot of un-published data sourced from "live" systems and is subject to the interpretation of the original request by the individual extracting the data.
Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter please do not hesitate to contact me quoting the above reference number.
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