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Date Responded 12 October 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:

Regarding the A19 Testo's average speed cameras:

1. Can you confirm the exact date when the cameras were switched on to monitor average speeds?

2. Could you please give the overall number of motorists caught speeding by the speed cameras since they were made live to the end of August 2020?

3. Could you provide monthly breakdowns for the figure and - if possible - also provide monthly breakdown for how many people were caught exceeding the limit heading north and heading south?

4. Do you also have dates and speeds for the five top recorded speeds through these roadworks?

5. Can you confirm where any revenue generated by fines goes?

 

In Response:

Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted within 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.

1. NB: 19/9/19 SB: 1/9/19

2&3. Totals can be calculated from the below

MONTH

NB

SB

SEP 19

372

841

OCT 19

1623

328

NOV 19

505

547

DEC 19

565

528

JAN 20

1167

313

FEB 20

1108

65

MAR 20

879

0

APR 20

793

242

MAY 20

1059

94

JUN 20

872

104

JUL 20

850

40

AUG 20

860

0

 

4.

DATE

SPEED

6/4/20

85

27/6/20

85

9/11/19

84

11/5/20

83

14/8/20

83

 

5.All such revenue goes to the Treasury.

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