Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2018

Information requests and disclosures for 2018: 

Disclosure Date Request Disclosure
03/10/18 1. Please provide the number of dispersals excluding an individual(s) from a public area, issued by your police force under section 35 of the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime & Policing Act 2014 for the financial years 2015-16 - 2017-18.

2. Of these dispersals, please provide the number of individuals who:
a. Were dispersed for begging related anti-social behaviour
b. Were dispersed for begging related anti-social behaviour and were listed as having 'No Fixed Address'
c. Were listed as having 'No Fixed Address'

3. Of these dispersals who were listed as 'No Fixed Address', please provide the number of individuals who:
a. Were subsequently charged with an offence for breaching the PSPO Were issued a fine for begging related anti-social behaviour and where possible please provide the cost of each fine given
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
03/10/18 I am looking to see if an individual has a criminal record. No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
06/09/18 On a recent visit to Leeds I noted that your fleet vehicles are now having 'rainbow' signage applied. Can you advise how much this 'makeover' is costing and how many constables could be recruited for the same cost No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
28/08/18 I should be grateful if you could kindly answer the following questions under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

1) Is the unlawful removal of a hedgerow, which is a criminal offence under Section 5(1) of the Hedgerow Regulations 1997, a matter solely for the local planning authority or should the Police respond and/or investigate?

2) Does the Home Office expect the Police to investigate all crime, including environmental crime?

3) Can a Wildlife Police Officer investigate the deliberate destruction of a wildlife habitat?
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
14/08/18 Please tell me how many employment tribunals claims have been made against the force since August 2013, the nature of the complaint (ie harassment, bullying, inequality), the outcome, and whether the claim is ongoing.

Please tell me how many of these claims involved/cited officers above inspector rank (I am NOT asking for how many claimants were senior officers but rather how many claims referred to the behaviour of an officer of greater rank than inspector).

Please break the information down year by year (taking the year in which a claim was lodged).

Please indicate where one claimant has made multiple claims.
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
09/08/18 -How much did it cost your force to police far-right demonstrations and protest by organisations such as Britain First and EDL in calendar year 2017?
-Please include mutual aid costs in your response
-Please list how many such demonstrations your force has attended (including via mutual aid) since January 2013, broken down year by year (and note which were in purely mutual aid capacity).
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
07/08/18 1) Details of any contingency plans you have for differing Brexit scenarios.
2) Details of any impact assessments or scenarios you have run around the subject of Brexit.
3) Copies of any studies or reports within your organisation on the subject of Brexit.
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
07/08/18 All costs associated with the Police and Crime Commissioners expenses.
. All costs associated with the Police and Crime Commissioners spending on Travel and meals.
. All costs associated with the employment of Political Advisers.
. All financial detail of spending reserves.
. All information, including spending and detail of training days for PCC staff.
. All information relating to the detail and cost of policing individual events.
. All costs related to PCC inauguration events.
. Full detail on the PCC's calendar of meetings and events.
Response (PDF 226KB)
02/08/18 Tender and contract information for uniforms. No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
26/07/18 What is the budget for commissioning services for VAWG (violence against women and girls) in your local area? Inc. (OPCC) staff costs, legal costs, market engagement events etc. Response (PDF 118KB)
No Freedom of Information Act requests in June 2018
03/05/18 The number of reported road traffic-related accidents/ incidences that have occurred on East Gate & the Headrow in Leeds over the past 12 months. Primarily, any that occurred near to the Victoria Gate Casino. No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
25/04/18 Are you able to provide your reasoning behind the 'legalised/tolerated' red light district in the Holbeck area? Are police numbers being maintained to ensure the safety of the sex workers? Is their safety deemed a priority for the police, or best left to their own devices under the scheme? Any information you are able to provide would be greatly appreciated. Response (PDF 94KB)
09/04/18 Please provide the register of premises or land owned by, or occupied for the purposes of, the office of Police and Crime Commissioner, and the functions of their force, for the financial year 2017/18. Entries listed should be broken down by local policing directorate (or borough), and indicate whether it is:
Police building
Other building/land
Neighbourhood office
Other
Response (PDF 92KB)
27/03/18 Under the Freedom of Information Act, details in respect of the following framework agreement(s)/contract(s):

. Suppliers who applied for inclusion on each framework/contract below and were successful & not successful at the PQQ & ITT stages.

. Contract values of each framework/contract (& any sub lots), year to date.

. Start date & duration of framework.

. Is there an extension clause in the framework(s)/contract(s) and, if so, the duration of the extension?

. Has a decision been made yet on whether the framework(s)/contract(s) are being either extended or renewed? In relation to the Vehicle Recovery Services for West Yorkshire Police.
Response (PDF 101KB)
12/03/18 Under the Freedom of Information Act, details in respect of the following framework agreement(s)/contract(s):

.Suppliers who applied for inclusion on each framework/contract below and were successful & not successful at the PQQ & ITT stages.

. Contract values of each framework/contract (& any sub lots), year to date.

. Start date & duration of framework.

. Is there an extension clause in the framework(s)/contract(s) and, if so, the duration of the extension?
. Has a decision been made yet on whether the framework(s)/contract(s) are being either extended or renewed? In relation to National Police Air Service EC135T2 Mission System Upgrade
Response (PDF 30KB)
06/03/18 Under the Freedom of Information Act I would like to request the following information:

1. Does your organisation have a Facebook Page(s)? If yes, what is/are the url(s) and when were they set up?

2. Does your organisation advertise or spend any money on Facebook? If yes, please can you outline what expenditure has occurred and break down expenditure per calendar year (January to December) since 2004?

3. Does your organisation have a Twitter Account? If yes, what is/are the url(s) and when were they set up?

4. Does your organisation advertise or spend any money on Twitter? If yes, please can you outline what expenditure has occurred and break down expenditure per calendar year (January to December) since 2006?

5. Does your organisation use Google G-Suite services (Google services) or does your organisation rely on google for any services (such as email hosting)? If yes, what are the services, when were they agreed and how much did they cost?

6. Does your organisation advertise or spend any money on Google? If yes, please can you outline what expenditure has occurred and break down expenditure per calendar year (January to December) since the payments first began?

7. Is there an official policy for the use of organisational Facebook or Twitter Accounts (ie how to post, what to use it for and when to delete or preserve records)? If there is a policy (or policies) please may I be provided with them?
Response (PDF 78KB)
05/03/18 I herewith request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 the following: -

1. Annual cost of running the Police and Crime Commissioners Headquarters and why is he is not co-located within the West Yorkshire Police Headquarters.

2. The exact number of Police Officers, PCSO's and Civilian Support Officers lost since June 2010, please list separately.

3. Upto date information on the following.
a. Number of prosecutions or cautions action taken against Sex Workers since the introduction of the special 4 officer team for the Managed Approach.
b. Number of prosecutions or caution given to Kerb Crawlers since the introduction of the special 4 officer team for the Managed Approach.
c. What part of the police budget finances the welfare of the sex workers? d. What part of the police budget is used to allocate Charitable Contributions, e.g. the £40,000 donation to the appeal fund set up following the bridge collapses due to flooding?
Response (PDF 108KB)
05/03/18 1. In the financial years 15/16, 16/17 and 17/18:

a. How many grants were awarded to organisations in which at least one of the outcomes was to provided services to victims of stalking?

b. What was the total monetary value of these grants?

c. Which organisations were awarded?
Response (PDF 103KB)
27/02/18 1. Copy of the Lancashire Constabulary investigation report into former Chief Constable Mark Gilmore. 2. Copy of correspondence between the OPCC and Lancashire Constabulary relating to Mark Gilmore and/or Operation Barium. Response part 1 (PDF 38KB)

Response part 2(PDF 35KB)

Response part 3(PDF 35KB)

Response part 4(PDF 35KB)

Response part 5(PDF 35KB)
16/02/18 Daily rate for Legally Qualified Chairs, Other Fees and full details of expenses claimed. Response part 1 (PDF 38KB)

Response part 2(PDF 35KB)
12/02/18 How many officers from your force have been suspended from duty, put on restricted duties pending disciplinary action? How many officers were taken to a misconduct hearing, What was the outcome of each misconduct hearing, No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
08/02/18 https://www.supremecourt.uk/cases/docs/uksc-2016-0082-judgment.pdf

1. Name of instructing solicitor within West Yorkshire Police Legal Services Department.

2. Total number of in-house solicitor hours spent on this claim since the pre-action letter was served on the chief constable.

3. The total amount spent on counsel.

If Q2 and Q3 are recorded in such a way as to break it down into these stages that would be helpful.

a. Up to and including final hearing of claim in County/High Court

b. Up to and including hearing of appeal in Court of Appeal

c. Up to and including hearing of appeal in Supreme Court

4. The total amount of the claimant's costs awarded against the chief constable up to and including the Supreme Court hearing.

5. If the costs of defending the claim were insured please disclose the amount of any excess (or other charges) deducted from the total reimbursed by the insurer.
No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
06/02/18 The number of calls you have received month on month, and then year on year for the past 10 years until the date of this request relating to anti social behaviour and domestic violence in Howley Walk and Soothill. No information held at the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.
23/01/18 I would like to make a Freedom of Information Request for all statistics that you have relating to the ethnicities of people convicted of supplying different drugs in the UK. I would really appreciate as much information on this subject as you can provide. However, I am particularly interested in statistics relating to ethnicity and drugs supply in West Yorkshire e.g the amount of white people who were convicted of supplying heroin in West Yorkshire in 2017, the amount of Asian people who were convicted of supplying heroin in West Yorkshire in 2017, and the amount of people of Afro Caribbean heritage who were convicted of supplying heroin in West Yorkshire 2017. Even info from earlier than 2017 would be much appreciated. No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
03/01/18 Would it be possible to provide vehicle theft data for North Leeds over the past 24 months which would include manufacturer, model and age of vehicle? No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.

 

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