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Dear Metropolitan Police Service (MPS),

Can you please tell me how much it costs on average to record and deal with a report of a non-crime hate incident?

Can you also tell me what the average time spent on such a thing is?

Yours faithfully,

Richard Norrie

Metropolitan Police Service (MPS)

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Your ref: 
Our ref: 01/FOI/22/025045

 

06/06/2022

 

 

 

Dear Mr Richard Norrie

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Acknowledgement -
Reference: 01/FOI/22/025045

 

I write in connection with your request for information which was received
by the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) on 31/05/2022. I note you seek
access to the following information:

 

Dear Metropolitan Police Service (MPS),

Can you please tell me how much it costs on average to record and deal
with a report of a non-crime hate incident?

Can you also tell me what the average time spent on such a thing is?

 

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PD

 

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Information Rights Unit
PO Box 313
Sidcup
DA15 0HH

 

Email: [1][The Met request email]

 

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Our ref: 01/FOI/22/025045

 

10/06/2022

 

 

 
 

 

Dear Mr Norrie

 

Freedom of Information Request Reference No: 01/FOI/22/025045

 

Please see the attached in respect of your Freedom of Information request
referenced above.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Ruth Binfor

 

 

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