Dear Merseyside Police,
With regards to the link below, could you please answer the following questions with regards to this Freedom of Information Request.
1, How many Individuals have you arrested in connection with their negative comments pertaining to Medical Staff at Alder Hey Hospital,please give statistics for the past 7 days?
2, How many Persons have been charged relating to negative comments or slanderous comments made against Medical Staff at Alder Hey Hospital, please give statistics for the past 7 days.
3, How many Persons have been asked to remove negative comments or slanderous comments
made about Medical Staff at Alder Hey Hospital,? please give statistics for the past 7 days.
4, How many individuals have been cautioned by the Police for negative and slanderous comments made of Social networking sites against staff at Alder Hey Hospital? please give statistics for the past 7 days?
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Dear Ms. Stevens,
Response Letter - FOI Application DJ 2018 - 417 MERPOL (please quote in
I write in connection with your two request for information which was
received by Merseyside Police. I note that you seek access to the
(Paraphrased) Information relating to demonstrations at Alder Hey
Following receipt for your request searches were conducted within the
Merseyside Police to locate information relevant to your request. I can
confirm that the information that you requested is held by Merseyside
To locate the information relevant to your request, searches were
conducted in the Corporate Criminal Justice Department and Force
Operational Planning Unit.
The searches located information relevant to your request which is shown
on the attached response table.
I have today been authorized by the Data Access Supervisor, senior
decision maker in this case, to disclose the located information to you,
as attached. Please find attached above, the response table with
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details your rights review and of complaint.
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or e-mail me, at the below address, quoting the reference number above.
Data Access Unit (FOI)
PO BOX 59
LIVERPOOL L69 1JD
Fax: 0151 777 1677
E-mail: [Merseyside Police request email]
Schedule(s) of disclosed information: Please see attachment at the top
of the e-mail.
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