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Stop Search Statistics

2021

2021 Stop search statistics per month
 Type of search Jan  Feb 
 Number of stop searches 358  265 
 Person search 285  200 
 Person and vehicle search 51  52 
 Vehicle search 22  13 

2020

2020 Stop Search Statistics per month
Type of searchJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Number of stop searches 228 204 233 359 433 339 298 206 189 286 296 240
Person search 172 157 181 287 350 274 240 163 157 224 252 191
Person and Vehicle searches 48 40 41 48 50 42 41 28 28 48 33 33
Vehicle searches 8 7 11 24 33 23 17 15 4 14 11 16

2019

2019 Stop Search Statistics per month
Type of searchJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Number of stop searches 136 144 187 138 117 228 167 191 163 196 193 255
Person searches 101 111 135 95 90 164 138 150 125 138 135 210
Person and Vehicle searches 23 26 42 36 23 42 21 35 32 45 48 28
Vehicle searches 12 7 10 7 4 22 8 6 6 13 10 17

2018

Stop search statistics for October to December 2018
Type of searchOctoberNovemberDecember
Number of stop searches 134 196 191
Person searches 112 145 145
Person and Vehicle searches 19 39 34
Vehicle searches 3 12 12

 

Reason for searching

2021

2021 reason for searching data per month
Reason Jan  Feb 
Criminal Damage  3
Drugs 279  182 
Firearms
Going equipped 37 34 
Offensive weapons 26 45
Psychoactive substances
Stolen property 11 
Terrorism
Violence
Other reason
Total 358  265 

2020

2020 reason for searching data per month
ReasonJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Criminal Damage 6 3 12 6 1 4 6 7 7 0 7 4
Drugs 158 135 143 295 330 258 217 138 142 0 200 154
Firearms 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 212 0 0
Going equipped 33 34 38 36 35 40 39 21 15 0 43 25
Offensive weapons 21 27 35 13 64 27 30 37 24 42 37 43
Psychoactive substances 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 0 3
Stolen property 6 4 2 8 2 8 5 3 1 1 4 9
Terrorism 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Violence 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 1 0 3 1 1 2 1 0 0 2 5 2
Total 228 204 233 359 433 339 298 206 189 286 296 240

2019

2019 Reason for searching data by month
ReasonJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Criminal Damage 1 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 4 1 6
Drugs 78 68 119 100 80 148 102 123 84 132 130 175
Firearms 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
Going equipped 17 9 32 22 9 42 26 41 28 29 26 36
Offensive weapons 32 61 27 14 23 27 27 19 41 24 26 29
Psychoactive substances 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stolen property 8 4 5 1 4 11 9 8 7 6 7 7
Terrorism 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Violence 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2
Total 136 144 187 138 117 228 167 191 163 196 193 255

2018

Reason for search data for October to December 2018
ReasonOctoberNovemberDecember
Criminal Damage 0 0 0
Drugs 84 142 129
Firearms 3 0 0
Going equipped 22 28 25
Offensive weapons 20 20 25
Psychoactive substances 0 0 0
Stolen property 5 6 12
Terrorism 0 0 0
Violence 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
Total 134 196 191

 

Articles found upon search

2021

2021 articles found upon search data
 Category Jan  Feb 
Article found - linked 101  70 
Article found - not linked 20  10 
Article found - unsure if linked
Nothing found 237  185 
 Total 358  265 

2020

2020 Articles found upon search data
CategoryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Article found upon search linked to search 69 53 64 100 111 96 84 63 56 93 89 65
Article found upon search not linked to search 12 15 16 13 15 17 11 12 8 14 11 9
Article found upon search unsure if linked to search 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nothing found 147 136 153 246 307 226 203 131 125 179 196 166
Total 228 204 233 359 433 339 298 206 189 286 296 240

2019

2019 Articles found upon search data
CategoryJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Article found upon search linked to search 33 30 42 55 36 60 48 59 44 51 57 77
Article found upon search not linked to search 18 9 15 6 5 22 10 8 12 8 15 15
Article found upon search unsure if linked to search 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nothing found 85 104 130 76 76 146 109 124 107 137 121 163
Total 136 144 187 138 117 228 167 191 163 196 193 255

2018

Articles found upon search data for October to December 2018
CategoryOctoberNovemberDecember
Article found upon search linked to search 38 65 68
Article found upon search not linked to search 10 12 15
Article found upon search unsure if linked to search 0 0 0
Nothing found 86 119 108
Total 134 196 191

 

Stop search outcomes

2021

2021 stop search outcome data
Outcome Jan  Feb 
Arrested 18  26 
Caution
Community resolution 47  23 
Formal warning for cannabis
 Fixed penalty notice for disorder
 Khat (cannabis) warning
 Report for summons 21 9
 Suspected psychoactive substance seized
 All positive outcomes 92  66 
 Other
 No further action  266  199 
 Total 358  265 

2020

2020 Stop search outcome data
OutcomeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arrested 28 31 41 42 42 34 24 36 19 29 33 22
Caution 5 4 3 3 4 3 3 2 1 4 3 1
Community Resolution 39 23 12 26 42 35 37 18 28 32 25 22
Formal warning (cannabis) 0 1 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 1 1
Fixed penalty notice for   disorder 0 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Khat (cannabis) warning 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Report for summons 5 4 7 15 13 16 15 10 6 10 14 7
Suspected psychoactive   substance seized 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All positive outcomes 77 63 65 90 106 90 81 66 54 75 76 53
Other 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
No further action 151 140 167 269 327 249 217 140 135 211 220 186
Total 228 204 233 359 433 339 298 206 189 286 296 240

2019

2019 Stop search outcome data
OutcomeJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Arrested 23 18 25 20 20 34 25 17 30 30 21 36
Caution 4 5 3 2 2 7 3 2 1 1 4 3
Community Resolution 11 7 17 25 11 26 11 28 13 15 19 37
Formal warning (cannabis) 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0
Fixed penalty notice for   disorder 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Khat (cannabis) warning 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Report for summons 4 3 10 3 2 6 9 4 2 1 5 3
Suspected psychoactive   substance seized 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All positive outcomes 43 33 57 50 35 74 49 52 48 47 49 79
Other 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 4
No further action 92 111 130 88 82 154 118 138 115 149 142 172
Total 136 144 187 138 117 228 167 191 163 196 193 255

2018

Stop search outcomes data for October to December 2018
OutcomeOctoberNovemberDecember
Arrested 21 37 31
Caution 5 4 0
Community Resolution 9 20 13
Formal warning (cannabis) 2 1 4
Fixed penalty notice for   disorder 0 0 0
Khat (cannabis) warning 0 0 0
Report for summons 5 6 13
Suspected psychoactive   substance seized 0 0 0
All positive outcomes 42 68 61
Other 1 0 0
No further action 91 128 130
Total 134 196 191

Ethnicity of person stop searched

2021

Ethnicity of person stop searched
 Ethnicity Jan Feb 
Asian 42  12 
Black 19  13 
Mixed 14  12 
Other
White 173  154 
Not stated 83  60 
 Total 336  252 

 

2020

Ethnicity of person stop searched
EthnicityAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
 Asian 29 31 34 35 12 16 34 22 19
 Black 20 26 17 15 15 12 10 18 16
 Mixed 13 20 4 5 4 7 9 8 6
 Other 6 4 2 2 2 0 7 14 6
 White 200 251 203 181 119 105 166 163 125
 Not stated 67 70 56 43 39 45 46 60 52
 Total 335 402 316 281 191 185 272 285 224

 

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