Date Responded 22 January 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:

For each calendar year 2017, 2018 and 2019, please could you tell me:

  1. The number of reported crimes in which the term "GHB" or "GBL" is mentioned in the MO field of a crime report
  2. A brief description of each reported crime listed in your answer to question 1

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 within 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 which is dependent on the limits of our search functions.

1. 2017 – 0

2018 – 0

2019 – 1

2. Rape allegation

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