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.
- Please disclose the total number of vehicles caught speeding since March 24 until April 22 this year
- Please disclose the total number of drivers caught speeding for the same period in 2019.
- Between March 24 and April 22 this year (2020) please disclose the fastest speed a driver has been clocked at, and the road in which they were driving.
We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention.
Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Fixed Penalty Unit 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.
- 50mph limit – 91mph – A1 Western By Pass Gateshead/Birtley