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.
The total spent on overtime in the last three calendar years (2017, 2018 and 2019).
Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Finance 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.
To note, financial information is held by financial year and therefore this is how its presented.
The total spent on overtime in the last three financial years is as follows:
2016/17 - £4,799,239
2017/18 - £4,705,387
2018/19 - £4,002,594