Dear Central Scotland Police,

Can you provide all details on any operation regarding the stop and search of Rangers Supporters buses on
• Sunday 29th July 2012,
• Tuesday 7th August 2012,
• Saturday 11th August 2012,
• Saturday 18th August 2012,
• Tuesday 21st August 2012,
• Sunday 26th August 2012,
• Thursday 30th August 2012,
• Sunday 2nd September 2012

1) How many buses were stopped & searched
2) What reasonable grounds of suspicion or evidence was there to stop and search each bus for offence 
3) How many officers in total were involved in search
4) Location of each search
5) Total costs of each operation
6) Duration of each operation
7) How much alcohol was recovered and how and where was is disposed of
8) Number of cautions or arrests

Please also detail any other relevant information.

Yours faithfully,

John Cole

Freedom Of Information, Central Scotland Police

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Dear John,

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Acknowledgment

 

Thank you for your request for information below, and is being dealt with
this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.
Your request has been given the unique Reference Number : 09-015 please
quote this Reference on any correspondence in relation to your request.  

 

Under the terms of the Act, we have a statutory obligation to respond
within 20 working days from the 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 10th October, 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, but we will let you know
this.

 

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

Kind regards
Freedom of Information Officer
Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:         01786 456000
Fax:        01786 456388
Email:     [Central Scotland Police request email]
Website : [4]http://www.centralscotland.police.uk/
Twitter : [5]http://twitter.com/#!/cspcomms
Facebook : [6]http://www.facebook.com/centralscotlandp...

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Freedom Of Information, Central Scotland Police

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Dear John,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Thank you for your request for information received below.  I have dealt
with this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
2002 and respond to your request as follows :

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Your Request(s) :

As below.

Response(s) :

Central Scotland Police can advise there were no such operations regarding
the stop and search of Rangers Supporters buses on the dates requested
below.
In respect of your further Questions 1 - 8 and 'other relevent
information' I can confirm Central Scotland Police force do not hold this
information as the response above is nil.
 
Part 1, Section 17, 1 (b) of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act
2002 requires Central Scotland Police to advise you that we do not hold
the information you have requested.

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You should be aware that Central Scotland Police hold the Copyright for
the material provided and it may not be reproduced in any format or media
without acquiring specific permission. This will also be subject to the
material not being used in a derogatory manner or in a misleading context.
The source of the material must then be acknowledged as Central Scotland
Police, and the title of the document must be included when being
reproduced as part of another publication or service.

Police forces in the United Kingdom are routinely required to provide
crime statistics to government bodies and the recording criteria is set
nationally. However, the systems used for recording these figures are not
generic, nor are the procedures used locally in capturing the crime data.
It should be noted that for these reasons this force's response to your
questions should not be used for comparison purposes with any other
response you may receive.

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
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:         01786 456000 Ext : 2774
Fax:        01786 456388
Email:     [3][Central Scotland Police request email]
Website : [4]http://www.centralscotland.police.uk/ 
Twitter : [5]http://twitter.com/#!/cspcomms
Facebook : [6]http://www.facebook.com/centralscotlandp...
[7][IMG]

 

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From: Freedom Of Information
Sent: 14 September 2012 10:20
To: 'John Cole'
Subject: FOI 09-015 Acknowledgment [NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED]

NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED

Dear John,

 

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 – Acknowledgment

 

Thank you for your request for information below, and is being dealt with
this in accordance with the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.
Your request has been given the unique Reference Number : 09-015 please
quote this Reference on any correspondence in relation to your request.  

 

Under the terms of the Act, we have a statutory obligation to respond
within 20 working days from the 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 10th October, 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, but we will let you know
this.

 

If you require any clarification, please do not hesitate to contact me on
01786 456000 or Email:            [8][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
[9][email address] .

 

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

 

Yours sincerely

Kind regards
Freedom of Information Officer
Central Scotland Police
Police Headquarters
Randolphfield
Stirling  FK8 2HD

Tel:         01786 456000
Fax:        01786 456388
Email:     [Central Scotland Police request email]
Website : [11]http://www.centralscotland.police.uk/
Twitter : [12]http://twitter.com/#!/cspcomms
Facebook : [13]http://www.facebook.com/centralscotlandp...

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