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Date Responded 25 June 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:

I would like the following information for the financial years 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18

 A breakdown of crime outcomes in reported crimes of domestic abuse (i.e. those marked with the 'domestic' indicator) by ethnicity and nationality of the victim. 

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.

With the below in mind, I am able to disclose the located information to you as attached.

The data was downloaded from the Central database tables using the date parameters set out above and including those crimes where there was a domestic violence flag. 

The Ethnic origin and Self-Classification fields were used to determine the Ethnicity and Nationality of the victims.  Where there was no ethnicity or nationality given the unknown or not given group was used.


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