An inquiry into Alcohol related arrests from 2008 to 2018

Daniel Ford made this Freedom of Information request to Merseyside Police

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Dear Merseyside Police,

I would like to request the disclosure of statistics for Alcohol related arrests from the year 2008 to 2018 under the freedom of information act. Could you also break it down year by year.

Yours faithfully,

Daniel Ford

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Dear Mr Ford

Response Letter - FOI Application DM2019/0152 (please quote in all
correspondence)

I write in connection with your request for information which was received
by Merseyside Police on 28/01/2019. I note that you seek access to the
following information:

(paraphrased) statistics for alcohol-related arrests for each year between
2008 - 2018

Following receipt of your request searches were conducted within
Merseyside Police to locate information relevant to your request. I can
confirm that the information that you requested is held by Merseyside
Police.

To locate the information relevant to your request, searches were
conducted in the Data Access Unit.  The searches located the records
relevant to your request.

I have today decided to disclose the located information to you.  Please
find attached an Excel spreadsheet document containing the data (each year
on a separate tab).  The figures provided represent Arrest records which
have an Alcohol Indicator flag. 

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Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please write
to or e-mail me at the below address, quoting the reference number above.

Yours sincerely

Mr D May
Disclosure Analyst
FOI Team
Data Access Unit
Merseyside Police
PO BOX 59
LIVERPOOL L69 1JD
E-mail: [1][Merseyside Police request email]

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