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Date Responded 11 February 2020

Provision of information held by Northumbria Police made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the 'Act')

As you may be aware the purpose of the Act is to allow a general right of access to information held at the time of a request, by a Public Authority (including the Police), subject to certain limitations and exemptions.

You asked:

  1. The number of officers dismissed from the force for misconduct in public office since 1st January 2014 (Please specify detail where possible. IE: reason for dismissal)
  2. The number of police staff dismissed from the force since 1st January 2014 (Please specify detail where possible)
  3. The number of officers dismissed from the force since 1st January 2014 after being found guilty of committing a criminal offence? (Please specify detail where possible. IE: reason for dismissal)

In Response:

Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Professional Standards Department of Northumbria Police. I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Northumbria Police.

 

I am able to disclose the located information to you as follows.

 

Computer Misuse x 5                      

Discreditable Conduct x 3

Failure of duty x 2                            

Drug driving x 1                               

Drink Drive x 4                                 

Indecent Photos x 1                         

Assault x 2                                       

Drugs x 1 

Gross Misconduct x 1                      

Racially offensive comments x 1

Common Assault x 1                       

Child abuse x 1                                

2  Breach of confidentiality x1

Inappropriate conduct x1

Honesty and integrity x1

Discreditable conduct x 1

Theft x1

3  Drink drive x 3

Drug driving x 1

Indecent photos x 1

Assault x 2

Drugs x 1

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