Added by Freedom of Information Team on 10 May 2017 at 10:11
1. How many police incidents from June 2016 to your most recent records mention psychoactive substances? Please can you provide any details about these incidents and the category they were logged under (eg antisocial behaviour/ public safety, crime recorded etc)
2. How many police incidents mention psychoactive substances (or legal highs) over the same period 2015-16 and 2014-15? Please can you provide any details about these incidents and the category they were logged under.
Amended request received 15th March 2017:
I would like to amend the request below to specify that I would like the figures for 2016 broken down by month. I would also like them in financial year.
I also would like to revised the search to new psychoactive substances or "legal highs" as they may also be referred.
We have searched for incidents that mention ‘psychoactive substances’ or ‘legal highs’ in the modus operandi (MO). Please see the results of that search in the attached file. Please note that this information has been provided from a free text search only.
FOI reference: 355/17.
Date of request: 11.03.17.