Released under investigation - 356/20

Date Responded 11 March 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:

  1. How many suspected criminals does your force currently have released under investigation?
  2. Please provide the figures for those released under investigation who were arrested in each of the years 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

In Response:

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, in part, by Northumbria Police.

I am able to disclose the located information to you as follows.

  1. Note that this data is effective as of 4 March 2020 only and will change frequently as investigations progress and information is updated.
  2. No information held.  Such detail is dynamic and will change as the status of investigations progress.  Historic data is not held and is overwritten as the status changes.


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