Motoring offence arrests and speeding offences by speed limit

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Dear Warwickshire Police,

I am writing to request the following data from your police service.

1. The number of speed limit offences by speed limit for 2019 and 2020. Please provide the data separately for each speed limit (20mph, 30mph, 40mph, 50mph, 60mph, 70mph, total) and each year.

2. The number of arrests made for Dangerous driving (80200), Drink driving (80302), and
Careless driving (80401) in 2019 and 2020. Please provide the data separately for each offence and for each year.

Thank you for your assistance with making this information public.

Yours faithfully,

Amy Aeron-Thomas

@ Freedom of Information, Warwickshire Police

Dear Amy

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I write in connection with your request for information which was received on 30th September 2021

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@ Freedom of Information, Warwickshire Police

Dear Amy Aeron-Thomas,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO’s -  Warwickshire Police 795-2021

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We regret to inform you that, due to the current climate and demand on recources, Warwickshire Police has not been able to complete its response to your request within the 20 working days.
Please would you contact us by 26th November 2021 to advise if this information is still required. Your attention is drawn to the below which details your right of complaint.
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Yours sincerely,
Amy Kimber
FOI Administration Officer
Information and Compliance
Warwickshire Police
PO Box 4
Leek Wootton
Warwickshire
CV35 7QB

Warwickshire Police in complying with their statutory duty under sections 1 and 11 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to release the enclosed information will not breach the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988.  However, the rights of the copyright owner of the enclosed information will continue to be protected by law.  Applications for the copyright owner’s written permission to reproduce any part of the attached information should be addressed to The Force Solicitor, Warwickshire Police, Leek Wootton, warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 7QA.

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Dear @ Freedom of Information,

Re Warwickshire Police reference 795-2021

I would still like the information requested in my FOI. Thank you for checking.
Yours sincerely,

Amy Aeron-Thomas

@ Freedom of Information, Warwickshire Police

Dear Amy Aeron-Thomas

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 795-2021

 

I write in connection with your request for information which was received
on 30^th September 2021 as follows:

 

1. The number of speed limit offences by speed limit for 2019 and 2020.
Please provide the data separately for each speed limit (20mph, 30mph,
40mph, 50mph, 60mph, 70mph, total) and each year.

 

2. The number of arrests made for Dangerous driving (80200), Drink driving
(80302), and Careless driving (80401) in 2019 and 2020. Please provide the
data separately for each offence and for each year.

 

Please accept my sincere apologies for the delay in providing the response
to your request and for any inconvenience this may have caused you. 
Please find the Warwickshire Police response set out below.            

 

Q1 response:

 

Speed
limit
mph 2019 2020
20 0 1
30 21795 14665
40 260 137
50 16317 11962
60 701 319
70 6711 6556
Grand
Total 45784 33640

 

Q2 response:

 

Arrests 2019 2020
Dangerous
Driving 88 63
Careless
Driving 10 17
Drink
Driving 541 435
Grand
Total 551 515

 

Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is as
accurate as possible.

 

Your attention is drawn to the below which details your right of
complaint.

 

Should you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please write
or email the Freedom of Information Unit quoting the reference number
above.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

 

Rachel Mumford

Freedom of Information Officer

Freedom of Information Unit
Warwickshire Police

PO Box 4

Leek Wootton

Warwickshire

CV35 7QB

[1][email address]

 

Warwickshire Police in complying with their statutory duty under sections
1 and 11 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to release the enclosed
information will not breach the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. 
However, the rights of the copyright owner of the enclosed information
will continue to be protected by law.  Applications for the copyright
owner’s written permission to reproduce any part of the attached
information should be addressed to The Force Solicitor, Warwickshire
Police, Leek Wootton, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 7QA.

 

COMPLAINT RIGHTS

 

Are you unhappy with how your request has been handled or do you think the
decision is incorrect?  You have the right to require Warwickshire Police
(WP) to review their decision.

 

Prior to lodging a formal complaint you are welcome and encouraged to
discuss the decision with the person that dealt with your request.

 

Ask to have the decision looked at again.  The quickest and easiest way to
have the decision looked at again is to telephone the person named at the
end of your decision letter.  That person will be able to discuss the
decision, explain any issues and assist with any problems.

 

Complaint

 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling procedures or the decision of WP
made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the Act) regarding access
to information, you can lodge a complaint with WP to have the decision
reviewed.  WP must be notified of your intention to complain within 20
working days of the date of its response to your Freedom of Information
request.  Complaints should be made in writing and addressed to:

 

Freedom of Information Unit

Warwickshire Police

PO Box 4

Leek Wootton

Warwickshire

CV35 7QB

 

Alternatively, you can email
[2][email address]

 

In all possible circumstances, WP will aim to respond to your complaint
within 20 working days.

 

The Information Commissioner

 

If after lodging a complaint with WP you are still dissatisfied with the
decision, you may make application to the Information Commissioner (ICO)
for a decision on whether the request for information has been dealt with
in accordance with the requirements of the Act.

 

For information on how to make application to the Information Commissioner
please visit their [3]website.  Alternatively, you can contact the ICO in
writing or via phone:

 

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

Tel:  0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545745 (national rate)

Fax:  01625 524 510

 

 

 

 

 

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