Dear Cheshire Constabulary,
1) How many firearm licence holders in force area currently?

2) How many shotgun certificate holders in force area currently,,?

3) How many applications for a firearm or shotgun have been rejected?

4) Scotland only for this question. How many air rifle licences been issued since introduction of legislation? How many applications been refused?

5) What is your force policy if a license holder dies and spouse and such having no authority to be in possession? Last thing they are thinking. Does your licence team have guidelines if so publish please

Yours faithfully,

John Brown

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Dear Mr J Brown,

 

Thank you for your request. In order for us to proceed with your request
we need clarification of what information you require.

 

YOUR REQUEST:

 

1) How many firearm licence holders in force area currently?

 

2) How many shotgun certificate holders in force area currently,,?

 

3) How many applications for a firearm or shotgun have been rejected?

 

4) Scotland only for this question. How many air rifle licences been
issued since introduction of legislation?  How many applications been
refused?

 

5) What is your force policy if a license holder dies and spouse and such
having no authority to be in possession? Last thing they are thinking. 
Does your licence team have guidelines if so publish please

 

CLARIFICATION:

 

For question 3, please provide a time frame for us to search.

 

 

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from the date of this email we will assume that you do not wish to
continue with your request and you request will be closed.

 

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Adam Wakefield – Request Coordinator

Cheshire Constabulary and Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service Joint Corporate
Services

Information Compliance | Cheshire Constabulary HQ | Clemonds Hey | Oakmere
Road | Winsford | Cheshire | CW7 2UA

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Dear Requests,

3 years, thanks

Yours sincerely,

John Brown

Requests, Cheshire Constabulary

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Dear J Brown,

 

Please see attached response to your request made under the Freedom of
Information Act.

 

If you are not satisfied with the decision applied in this case I enclose
for your attention a copy of the Constabulary's appeal procedures.

 

Regards,

 

Lucy Taylor – Request Decision Maker

Cheshire Constabulary and Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service Joint Corporate
Services

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