Policy on Observing Speed Limits

This request has been withdrawn by the person who made it. There may be an explanation in the correspondence below.

Dear Sir/Madam,

Please could you provide the following information about the Central Scotland Police force.
(1) Is there a policy that police vehicles must observe speed limits whilst being driven for routine police work (i.e. excepting emergencies)?
(2) If there is a policy, what form does it take? If there is a written policy, please supply a copy.
(3) If there is a policy, is the policy being monitored, and if so, how?
(4) If there is a policy being monitored, what were the results of the latest assessment? Please supply any relevant documents.

Thank you,

John Dean

Freedom Of Information, Central Scotland Police

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Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Acknowledgement

Thank you for your request for information received on 3 April 2012, which
is being dealt with in accordance with the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002. Your request has been given the unique Reference
Number: 04-003 and this should be quoted on all correspondence.  

Under the terms of the Act, we have a statutory obligation to respond
within 20 working days from the day after your request was received. A
response to your request for information will be sent to you promptly, and
in any event not later than 3 May 2012. Please allow for postal time, if
sent by mail.

Your request may result in us not supplying the information you have
requested, as the Act imposes certain conditions and exemptions on the
information we may supply. It is also possible that the information you
request is controlled by different legislation.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:  [1][email address].police.uk  . However,
if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review of
the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write to
Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department, Central
Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8 2HD
within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence

If, after receiving a response to the Review, you remain dissatisfied, you
have six months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[2][email address] .

For further information on Freedom of Information you can visit the
Scottish Information Commissioners website at
[3]www.itspublicknowledge.info .

Yours sincerely

Susan

FOI and Information Access Officer

Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:       01786 456000
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [Central Scotland Police request email]

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Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Clarification

Thank you for your request for information received on , and is being
dealt with this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland)
Act 2002.

I write to seek clarification on your request as follows:

Request : As below

Clarification Required :

In relation to your questions in particular regarding 'policy' on Police
Officers observing the speed limits whilst driving, Central Scotland
Police have a Driver Training Standard Operating Procedure (SOP). However
the SOP itself is not monitored nor is there an assessment of it, I wonder
if you are requiring statistics on Central Scotland Police Officers who
have been caught speeding.  Please could you confirm if this is the
information you are seeking ?

Please note : Until your clarification is received the statutory 20
working day clock has stopped and will begin once your clarification has
been received.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:            [1][email address].police.uk  .
However, if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has
been handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review
of the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write
to Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department,
Central Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8
2HD within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence.

If, after receiving a response, you remain dissatisfied, you have six
months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[2][email address] .

Yours sincerely

 

Kind regards
Ilene

Freedom of Information Officer
Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters

Tel:       01786 456000 Ext : 2774
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [3][Central Scotland Police request email]

 

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From: Susan Cooney (48868) On Behalf Of Freedom Of Information
Sent: 03 April 2012 09:12
To: '[FOI #112349 email]'
Subject: FOI 04-003 Dean - Acknowledgement [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

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Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Acknowledgement

Thank you for your request for information received on 3 April 2012, which
is being dealt with in accordance with the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002. Your request has been given the unique Reference
Number: 04-003 and this should be quoted on all correspondence.  

Under the terms of the Act, we have a statutory obligation to respond
within 20 working days from the day after your request was received. A
response to your request for information will be sent to you promptly, and
in any event not later than 3 May 2012. Please allow for postal time, if
sent by mail.

Your request may result in us not supplying the information you have
requested, as the Act imposes certain conditions and exemptions on the
information we may supply. It is also possible that the information you
request is controlled by different legislation.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:  [4][email address].police.uk  . However,
if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review of
the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write to
Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department, Central
Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8 2HD
within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence

If, after receiving a response to the Review, you remain dissatisfied, you
have six months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[5][email address] .

For further information on Freedom of Information you can visit the
Scottish Information Commissioners website at
[6]www.itspublicknowledge.info .

Yours sincerely

Susan

FOI and Information Access Officer

Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:       01786 456000
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [Central Scotland Police request email]

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Freedom Of Information, Central Scotland Police

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Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Clarification Closure

Thank you for your request for information received below, and is being
dealt with this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland)
Act 2002.

An email has been sent to you, to request further clarification as
below with regard to your request, and to date have not received a
response.

Please accept this letter as notification that your request is now closed
as of the date of this email. However, please feel free to resubmit your
request with the clarification requested.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:  [1][email address].police.uk  . However,
if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review of
the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write to
Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department, Central
Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8 2HD
within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence

If, after receiving a response, you remain dissatisfied, you have six
months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[2][email address] .

Yours sincerely

 

 

Kind regards
Ilene

Freedom of Information Officer
Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters

Tel:       01786 456000
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [3][Central Scotland Police request email]

 

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From: Freedom Of Information
Sent: 27 April 2012 14:11
To: '[FOI #112349 email]'
Subject: FOI 04-003 Dean - Clarification [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

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Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Clarification

Thank you for your request for information received on , and is being
dealt with this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland)
Act 2002.

I write to seek clarification on your request as follows:

Request : As below

Clarification Required :

In relation to your questions in particular regarding 'policy' on Police
Officers observing the speed limits whilst driving, Central Scotland
Police have a Driver Training Standard Operating Procedure (SOP). However
the SOP itself is not monitored nor is there an assessment of it, I wonder
if you are requiring statistics on Central Scotland Police Officers who
have been caught speeding.  Please could you confirm if this is the
information you are seeking ?

Please note : Until your clarification is received the statutory 20
working day clock has stopped and will begin once your clarification has
been received.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:            [4][email address].police.uk  .
However, if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has
been handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review
of the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write
to Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department,
Central Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8
2HD within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence.

If, after receiving a response, you remain dissatisfied, you have six
months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[5][email address] .

Yours sincerely

 

Kind regards
Ilene

Freedom of Information Officer
Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters

Tel:       01786 456000 Ext : 2774
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [6][Central Scotland Police request email]

 

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From: Susan Cooney (48868) On Behalf Of Freedom Of Information
Sent: 03 April 2012 09:12
To: '[FOI #112349 email]'
Subject: FOI 04-003 Dean - Acknowledgement [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED

Dear Mr Dean,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Acknowledgement

Thank you for your request for information received on 3 April 2012, which
is being dealt with in accordance with the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002. Your request has been given the unique Reference
Number: 04-003 and this should be quoted on all correspondence.  

Under the terms of the Act, we have a statutory obligation to respond
within 20 working days from the day after your request was received. A
response to your request for information will be sent to you promptly, and
in any event not later than 3 May 2012. Please allow for postal time, if
sent by mail.

Your request may result in us not supplying the information you have
requested, as the Act imposes certain conditions and exemptions on the
information we may supply. It is also possible that the information you
request is controlled by different legislation.

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:  [7][email address].police.uk  . However,
if you are not satisfied with the way in which your request has been
handled, you are entitled, in the first instance, to request a Review of
the decisions made.  Should you wish to request a Review, please write to
Head of Professional Standards, Professional Standards Department, Central
Scotland Police, Police Headquarters, Randolphfield, Stirling FK8 2HD
within 40 working days of receiving this correspondence

If, after receiving a response to the Review, you remain dissatisfied, you
have six months within which you may Appeal to the Scottish Information
Commissioner who can be contacted at Kinburn Castle, Doubledykes Road, St
Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DS. Phone: 01334 464610 Fax: 01334 464611 or Email
[8][email address] .

For further information on Freedom of Information you can visit the
Scottish Information Commissioners website at
[9]www.itspublicknowledge.info .

Yours sincerely

Susan

FOI and Information Access Officer

Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:       01786 456000
Fax:      01786 456388
Email:   [Central Scotland Police request email]

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