Kingdom Fixed Penalty Notices

John Chapman made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Bristol City Council

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Dear Bristol City Council,
Please confirm on a month by month basis the number of FPN's issued by Kingdom Enforcement Officers
Please provide a breakdown on a month by month basis specifying the offences, ensuring that cigarette offences are separately specified, as are dog fouling FPN's
Please confirm the number of FPN's that have been unsuccessfully prosecuted at magistrates courts to date
Please confirm the number of FPN's issued that have been written off as there is insufficient evidence for a successful prosecution
Please confirm whether Kingdom Officers have the necessary authorities to undertake surveillance of individual members of the public - For example following smokers, or standing watching an individual/ group of people smoking.

Yours faithfully,

John Chapman

Freedom of Information, Bristol City Council

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Dear John Chapman 
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Request has been received on : 29/08/2018. 
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Dear Bristol City Council,
Please confirm on a month by month basis the number of FPN's issued by Kingdom Enforcement Officers Please provide a breakdown on a month by month basis specifying the offences, ensuring that cigarette offences are separately specified, as are dog fouling FPN's Please confirm the number of FPN's that have been unsuccessfully prosecuted at magistrates courts to date Please confirm the number of FPN's issued that have been written off as there is insufficient evidence for a successful prosecution Please confirm whether Kingdom Officers have the necessary authorities to undertake surveillance of individual members of the public - For example following smokers, or standing watching an individual/ group of people smoking.

Yours faithfully,

John Chapman

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Christopher Swinscoe, Bristol City Council

Dear Mr Chapman,

 

Please see below response to your freedom of information request:

 

1.       Month by month data:

 

Month Offence Number Offence Number Offence Number Offence Number
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Nov-17 (Total) 1197 (Total) 0
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 1186 only 0
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Dec-17 (Total) 770 (Total) 0
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 766 only 0
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Jan-18 (Total) 1069 (Total) 20
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 1058 only 2
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Feb-18 (Total) 1300 (Total) 3
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 1289 only 1
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Mar-18 (Total) 1099 (Total) 14
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 1078 only 1
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Apr-18 (Total) 831 (Total) 14
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 806 only 0
PSPO -
Littering DCO
May-18 (Total) 932 (Total) 8
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 920 only 0
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Jun-18 (Total) 854 (Total) 3
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 842 only 0
PSPO -
Littering DCO
Jul-18 (Total) 663 (Total) 1
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 639 only 0
PSPO -
Littering [1]448 DCO
Aug-18 (Total) (Total) 1 Fly-tipping 6 Graffiti 5
Cigarette
related Fouling
only 430 only 0

 

2.       No prosecutions have been unsuccessful at Magistrates Court

3.       365x FPNs have been cancelled due to evidence shortfall

4.       Enforcement Officers do not carry out surveillance activities,
they witness criminal offences that occur in the public domain

 

Yours sincerley

 

Christopher Swinscoe

Neighbourhood Enforcement Team Leader

Neighbourhood Management

Communities

Bristol City Council

100 Temple Street

Redcliff

Bristol

BS1 6AG

 

01179223191

01179222100 (Hotkey 5, 2, 0)

 

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