Dear West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner,
Please can you provide the following information in relation to the Big Johns Birmingham Mela.
1) What did it cost the police to police this event in 2015, 2016 and 2017?
2) Where these costs paid by the event organiser?
3) If yes, how much was paid in 2015, 2016 and 2017?
4) If no, who paid for the policing in 2015, 2016 and 2017?
This brief acknowledgement is sent to confirm safe receipt of your correspondence dated 12 August 2017, with a request made under the Freedom of Information Act.
Please be assured that this will be brought to the attention of the Police and Crime Commissioner at the earliest opportunity and a more detailed response sent in due course.
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West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner Lloyd House Colmore Circus Queensway Birmingham, B4 6NQ
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