Firearms section 1 and 2 holder

John made this Freedom of Information request to Leicestershire Police and Crime Panel

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Dear Leicestershire Police and Crime Panel, i am writing a freedom of information request to find out how many section 1 and section 2 firearm's licences are active as of this year (2016) in the Leicestershire and rutland area thank you.

Yours faithfully,


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Sent request to Leicestershire Police and Crime Panel again, using a new contact address.

Sam Weston,

I am out of the office from the afternoon of Thursday 28 July and will
return on Tuesday 2 August.

If your matter is of an urgent nature, please contact my colleague Ben
Holihead on 0116 305 6339 or via: [email address] who will be
able to assist.

If you are making a request for information of any kind please email:
[email address].

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Dear Leicestershire Police and Crime Panel,

Can you please get back to me with some kind of response

Yours faithfully,


Sam Weston,

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Dear John

Your request was previously forwarded to Leicestershire Police who are the appropriate body to deal with your request.

You will note above that I have also copied them into this email (and have attached your original request) in order that it can be dealt with as quickly as possible.

Thank you.


Sam Weston | Principal Committee Officer
Democratic Services
Chief Executive’s Department
Leicestershire County Council
0116 305 6226
[Leicestershire PCP request email]

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Rixon Nigel,

Dear John,


In reply to your request for numbers of Section 1 and 2 Firearms  Holders
in Leicestershire, we currently have as of 1^st September 2016:


Section 1 = 2414

Section2= 11425




Nige Rixon

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Data Protection,

Dear John

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

This is receiving our attention and a response will be sent to you in due course and within the specified time.

Yours sincerely

Elaine Smith
Administration Assistant
Information Management
Professional Standards Dept.
Leicestershire Police
Tel: +44(0)116 222 2222 ext 5222
Email: [email address]
Fax: +44(0)116 2485207

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