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 calendar year 2019, please can you provide the number of victims aged over 65 for violent offences, namely:
a Common assault (Home Office Code 105/1)
b Actual Bodily Harm (Home Office Code 008/06)
c Inflicting Grievous Bodily Harm (Home Office Code 008/01)
d Causing Grievous Bodily Harm (Home Office Code 005/01)
2 Please could you separately break down the figures by the victims’ age?
3 If there is time, please can you provide any further information about the nature of what happened in the incident?
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.
Please see the attached spreadsheet which should satisfy your request.
Victims Over 65 - 142/20
FOI 142-20 Victims Over 65.pdf