Dear Thames Valley Police,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the total number of people fined for driving with unauthorised vehicle modifications within the police force’s area of responsibility in the last year (2020).

Yours faithfully,

Jamie Dixon

Public Access, Thames Valley Police

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Please accept this reply as acknowledgement that we have received your enquiry.

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Please see below a link to the relevant area of our force website which may also assist:-

Internal staff - Although we will also aim to get back to you as quickly as possible, please find relevant material on the JIMU intranet/knowzone pages.

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Dear Thames Valley Police,

To pre-empt any potential need for clarification on the above request, would it be possible to receive the number of people fined in relation to the following four offences?

1) Exhausts - The Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations 1986,
Regulation 54

2) Lights - The Road Vehicles Lighting Regulations 1989, Regulation 11

3) License Plate - The Road Vehicles (Display of Registration Marks)
Regulations 2001, Regulations 5 & 6

4) Tinted Windows - The Road Vehicles (Construction and Use) Regulations
1986, Regulation 32, Paragraph 10

Yours faithfully,

Jamie Dixon

Public Access TV, Thames Valley Police

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Dear Mr Dixon


Please find the attached response from Thames Valley Police to your
request for recorded information.





Darren Humphries  | Public Access Officer

Joint Information Management Unit | Hampshire Constabulary & Thames Valley

[email address] | Address Thames Valley Police
Headquarters, Oxford Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5 2NX


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