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.
1. All crimes recorded where the identified victim is aged over 65 for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 calender years, with an annual breakdown.
2. The number of such crimes that resulted in a prosecutions over the same years, with a similar breakdown.
3. If possible, could you please categorise the reports by detail of the crime.
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.
FOI 413-18 - Crimes over 65s