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. For the following years, could you please state the number of domestic abuse incidents where at least one child was involved, and of those the number that resulted in a child concern notification being created?
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 follows.
Year Child involved Child Concern notification
2010/11 14,960 14,783
2015/16 12,907 10,387
2016/17 13,384 11,029