Mobile Phone Driving Offences

Norfolk Police and Crime Panel did not have the information requested.

Dear Norfolk Police and Crime Panel,

Please can you supply the information:

From March 2017 - October 2017, (from when the new mobile phone driving laws were introduced) how many fines and penalty point endorsements have been reported for people being caught using their mobile phone behind the wheel, please?

Yours faithfully,

Becky Louise Gaskell

Information Management, Norfolk Police and Crime Panel

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Information Management, Norfolk Police and Crime Panel

Dear Becky

Freedom of Information Act 2000 –Information Request ENQ-98769-T2H0L8

I refer to your request for information dated 17 October 2017.

 

The search for the information has been completed and I am pleased to
supply you with the following information:

 

You asked: From March 2017 - October 2017, (from when the new mobile phone
driving laws were introduced) how many fines and penalty point
endorsements have been reported for people being caught using their mobile
phone behind the wheel, please?

I am afraid that the County Council does not hold the information that you
have requested.

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