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.
- How many incidents have been reported of a laser pen being shone at an aircraft - from November 10th 2017 to May 10th 2018?
- How many incidents have been reported of a laser pen being shone at an aircraft - from May 10th 2018 to November 10th 2018?
- How many people have been convicted under The Laser Misuse (Vehicles) Bill from May 10th 2018 to November 10th 2018?
- Of those who've been convicted from May 10th 2018 to November 10th 2018 - what have their sentences been?”
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 not held by Northumbria Police.
As such incidents are now recorded as crimes, searches made using the relevant HO codes have brought back nil results.