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 officers took sick leave for depression, anxiety, stress or post-traumatic stress between April 2018 and March 2019. By this, I mean where any of the terms 'depression', 'anxiety' or 'stress' or 'post-traumatic stress' appear in the description of the officer's illness.
- Between April 2018 and March 2019, 224 officers took sick leave for depression, anxiety, stress or post-traumatic stress as per the criteria of your submission.