Dear West Yorkshire Police,

In FOI ref FOI/696792 you detailed 228 incident logs relating to drones in 2020, can I have a copy of the actual incident logs with as usual personal information being redacted.

Yours faithfully,

I Hudson

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Dear Alix Whitfield,

With regards to your latest reply on this FOI for "Drone complaints logs for the year 2020" I don't mind extra time being taken, I realise COVID may impact staffing and you may also have general workload issues with other FOIs, so even if it means waiting some time longer that is fine, even a month or two is no issue.

I would add though, given this data has been provided in the past years to the press and other entities I would hope this request isn't refused given there's been no issue in the past requesting the incident logs for the drone calls.

I'm only requesting the detail to fully understand if requests being made to the police with regard to drones are valid as in past years few incidents appear to be genuine crimes, i.e. people are simply reporting seeing a drone and assuming it's up to no good, few calls are of the nature of say a drone crashing into a parked car and causing damage.

Yours sincerely,

I Hudson

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Good Afternoon,

 

Please see the attached document in relation to your information request.

 

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Alix Whitfield

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