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Stop Search Statistics

2021 Stop search statistics per month
 Type of search Jan  Feb   Mar  April  May  June July August 
 Number of stop searches 358  265  287 233 220 248 180 205
 Person search 285  200  224 175 167 207 137 168
 Person and vehicle search 51  52  39 40 39 28 32 28
 Vehicle search 22  13  24 18 14 13 11 9

 

Reason for searching

2021 reason for searching data per month
Reason Jan  Feb  Mar Apr May June July August
Criminal Damage  3 3 0 2 2 5 1
Drugs 279  182  228 167 162 176 120 146
Firearms 0 0 4 1 0 0
Going equipped 37 34  29 26 20 26 17 14
Offensive weapons 26 45 20 29 27 39 35 43
Psychoactive substances 0 0 2 1 0 0
Stolen property 11  7 7 3 3 3 1
Terrorism 0 0 0 0 0 0
Violence 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other reason 0 4 0 0 0 0
Total 358  265  287 233 220 248 180 205

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Articles found upon search

2021 articles found upon search data
 CategoryJan Feb MarAprilMayJuneJulyAugust
Article found - linked 101  70  78 72 67 73 57 62
Article found - not linked 20  10  10 5 10 13 14 14
Article found - unsure if linked 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nothing found 237  185  199 156 143 162 109 129
 Total 358  265  287 233 220 248 180 205

 

Stop search outcomes

2021 stop search outcome data
OutcomeJan Feb MarAprMayJuneJulyAug
Arrested 18  26  22 26 19 24 30 28
Caution 6 3 4 4 1 3
Community resolution 47  23  35 29 18 27 21 15
Formal warning for cannabis 1 1 2 1 1 1
 Fixed penalty notice for disorder 1 0 0 0 0 0
 Khat (cannabis) warning 0 0 0 0 0 0
 Report for summons 21 9 8 7 8 7 10 7
 Suspected psychoactive substance seized 0 0 0 0 0 0
 All positive outcomes 92  66  73 66 51 63 63 54
 Other 0 0 0 0 0 0
 No further action  266  199  214 167 189 185 117 151
 Total 358  265  287 233 220 248 180 205

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Ethnicity of person stop searched

Ethnicity of person stop searched
 EthnicityJanFeb MarAprMayJuneJulyAug
Asian 42  12  27 17 16 27 11 15
Black 19  13  13 17 12 8 10 12
Mixed 14  12  8 6 4 3 4 7
Other 9 4 2 7 7 7
White 173  154  153 128 117 138 100 111
Not stated 83  60  53 43 55 52 37 44
 Total 336  252  263 215 206 235 169 196

Find rate by reason for search - all Ethnicities

Find rate by reason for search - all Ethnicities 2021
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage 0.0% - 0.0% - 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Drugs 34.9% 32.0% 33.8% 41.2% 42.0% 35.9% 48.2% 39.9%
Firearms 0.0% - - - 0.0% 100.0% - -
Going Equipped 34.3% 35.5% 14.3% 17.4% 27.8% 25.0% 31.3% 42.9%
Offensive Weapons 24.0% 13.3% 0.0% 6.9% 3.7% 29.7% 26.5% 16.7%
Psychoactive substances - - - - 100.0% 0.0% - -
Stolen Property 18.2% - 28.6% 16.7% 33.3% 33.3% 0.0% 100.0%
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - 25.0% - 0.0% - - - -
Total 33.0% 29.0% 29.0% 32.6% 35.4% 33.6% 40.2% 35.2%

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Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Asian

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Asian
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage 0.0% - 0.0% - - - - -
Drugs 44.7% 50.0% 45.8% 28.6% 53.3% 37.5% 40.0% 42.9%
Firearms - - - - - - - -
Going Equipped 0.0% - 100.0% 100.0% - 50.0% - -
Offensive Weapons 0.0% 16.7% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 20.0% 0.0%
Psychoactive substances - - - - - - - -
Stolen Property - - - 0.0% - - 0.0% -
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - - - - - - - -
Total 40.5% 33.3% 44.4% 29.4% 50.0% 37.0% 27.3% 40.0%

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Black

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Black
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage - - - - - - - -
Drugs 38.9% 77.8% 36.4% 21.4% 66.7% 33.3% 57.1% 54.5%
Firearms - - - - 0.0% - - -
Going Equipped - - - - 0.0% - 0.0% 100.0%
Offensive Weapons 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% -
Psychoactive substances - - - - - - - -
Stolen Property - - - 0.0% - - - -
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - - - - - - - -
Total 42.1% 53.8% 30.8% 17.6% 50.0% 25.0% 60.0% 58.3%

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Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Mixed

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Mixed
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage - - - - - - 0.0% -
Drugs 36.4% 44.4% 57.1% 83.3% 100.0% 66.7% 50.0% 50.0%
Firearms - - - - - - - -
Going Equipped 100.0% 0.0% - - 0.0% - 0.0% 0.0%
Offensive Weapons - 0.0% 0.0% - - - - -
Psychoactive substances - - - - - - - -
Stolen Property 0.0% - - - - - - -
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - 0.0% - - - - - -
Total 42.9% 33.3% 50.0% 83.3% 75.0% 66.7% 25.0% 42.9%

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Other

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Other
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage - - - - - - - -
Drugs 0.0% 100.0% 25.0% 0.0% 0.0% 16.7% 75.0% 33.3%
Firearms - - - - - - - -
Going Equipped 0.0% - - - 0.0% - 0.0% -
Offensive Weapons - - - 0.0% - 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Psychoactive substances - - - - - - - -
Stolen Property - - 100.0% - - - - -
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - - - - - - - -
Total 0.0% 100.0% 33.3% 0.0% 0.0% 14.3% 42.9% 42.9%

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = White

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = White
Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage - - 0.0% - 50.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Drugs 37.2% 33.3% 36.8% 48.8% 43.2% 39.8% 51.6% 40.8%
Firearms - - - - 0.0% 100.0% - -
Going Equipped 34.8% 38.5% 8.3% 16.7% 45.5% 30.8% 36.4% 44.4%
Offensive Weapons 31.3% 12.0% 0.0% 5.0% 5.6% 32.0% 26.1% 17.2%
Psychoactive substances - - - - 100.0% 0.0% - -
Stolen Property 20.0% - 25.0% 33.3% - 33.3% 0.0% 100.0%
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - 100.0% - 0.0% - - - -
Total 35.8% 31.2% 29.6% 36.7% 37.6% 37.0% 42.0% 35.1%

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Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Not stated

Find rate by reason for search - Ethnicity = Not stated
 Reason for searchJan-21Feb-21Mar-21Apr-21May-21Jun-21Jul-21Aug-21
Criminal Damage 0.0% - - - - - 0.0% -
Drugs 23.8% 13.3% 16.3% 30.0% 26.8% 25.7% 37.5% 30.0%
Firearms 0.0% - - - - - - -
Going Equipped 33.3% 25.0% 33.3% 0.0% 0.0% 11.1% 50.0% 33.3%
Offensive Weapons 0.0% 22.2% 0.0% 20.0% 0.0% 37.5% 0.0% 9.1%
Psychoactive substances - - - - - - - -
Stolen Property 20.0% - 0.0% 0.0% 33.3% - - -
Terrorism S43 - - - - - - - -
Violence - - - - - - - -
Other Reason - 0.0% - 0.0% - - - -
Total 21.7% 15.0% 15.1% 23.3% 21.8% 25.0% 35.1% 25.0%

 

 

 

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