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Date Responded 18 January 2018

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. How many cars were reported stolen:A) between 1/12/16 - 1/12/17

B) between 1/12/15 - 1/12/16

3. How many of the cars reported stolen between 1/12/16 - 1/12/17 were found recovered?

4. Number of reports of aggravated vehicle taking, of a car only, according to section 12A of the theft act between 1/12/16- 1/12/17

In Response:

We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention.

 Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Corporate Development 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 attached.

 To note – when aggregated your requests have exceeded the 18 hour threshold.  However we have, as an exception, provided a response to this request.  You should also note that this will be taken into consideration should any further requests on this subject matter by submitted by you.


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