Arrest rates for people with mental disorders

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Dear Dorset Police,

I am writing on behalf of Revolving Doors Agency to make an open government request for all the information to which we are entitled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
We would like to know the following:

In 2017, what was the total number of adults arrested by the police?
AND
In 2017, what was the total number of adult arrestees with a diagnosed mental disorder, including intellectual disability?

I would like the above information to be provided to me as electronic copies.

If this request is too wide or unclear, I would be grateful if you could contact me as I understand that under the Act, you are required to advise and assist requesters. If any of this information is already in the public domain, please can you direct me to it, with page references and URLs if necessary.

If the release of any of this information is prohibited on the grounds of breach of confidence, I ask that you supply me with copies of the confidentiality agreement and remind you that information should not be treated as confidential if such an agreement has not been signed.
I understand that you are required to respond to my request within the 20 working days after you receive this letter. I would be grateful if you could confirm in writing that you have received this request.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours faithfully,
Eleanor De
Policy and Research Officer

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Dear Ms De

 

We acknowledge receipt of your Freedom of Information Request to Dorset
Police dated 12/07/2018:

 

In 2017, what was the total number of adults arrested by the police?

AND

In 2017, what was the total number of adult arrestees with a diagnosed
mental disorder, including intellectual disability?

 

Your request will be considered in accordance with the Freedom of
Information Act 2000. You should expect to be sent a response within the
statutory limit of 20 working days, subject to the provisions of the Act. 

 

Should you have any further inquiries concerning this matter, please
contact me quoting my reference number as above.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Chris Fitzgerald

Alliance Freedom of Information Officer

Devon & Cornwall Police Headquarters, Middlemoor

Tel: 01392 226220 (Mon-Fri)

Email: [1][email address]

 

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Dear Ms De

 

Please find attached the response to your above numbered Freedom of
Information Request, sorry it is late.

 

Should you have any further queries please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Chris Fitzgerald

Alliance Freedom of Information Officer

Devon & Cornwall Police Headquarters, Middlemoor

Tel: 01392 226220 (Mon-Fri)

Email: [1][email address]

 

Alliance Information Management Department

Devon & Cornwall Police and Dorset Police

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