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Neighbourhood and Road Policing Officer Headcount Since 2009/10

Date of request: August 16, 2018
Posted in: Our staff
Reference: 1090/18

Request

1. How many officers do you have in your Neighbourhood Policing Teams (Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team) in the each of the past eight years?

For clarity, I am referring to 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Please break the number of officers down by rank in each of the years.

2. Please also state how many traffic officers are on at any given time.

3. How many were employed in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018?

Response

1. Please see the neighbourhood police officer headcount in the table below.

Ranks 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Chief Inspector 8
Inspector 22 22 22 17 17 16 14 13 13
Sergeant 53 53 47 48 45 51 45 46 48
Constable 218 230 220 220 213 228 217 217 220
Grand Total 293 305 289 285 275 295 276 276 289

2. This information is not specifically recorded.

3. Please see the road policing units police officer headcount in the table below.

Ranks 2009/10 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Superintendent 1 1 1 1 1
ChiefInspector 2
Inspector 5 1 1 2 1 2 1 4 5
Sergeant 15 13 6 6 6 7 6 6 7
Constable 108 102 96 82 76 83 64 72 63
GrandTotal 131 117 104 91 84 92 71 82 75
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