Freedom of Information Disclosure Log 2019

Information requests and disclosures for 2019: 

Disclosure Date Request Disclosure
02/08/19 I wonder if you could provide information on the total cost of policing football in West Yorkshire last season, and in particular the cost of doing that for Huddersfield Town matches No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
31/07/19 1. In each of the past three financial years (2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19), how many times has your PCC applied for a certificate of forfeiture for an officer's pension after they were convicted of a criminal offence? 2. On how many of these occasions was the certificate a) granted by the Home Secretary and b) rejected by the Home Secretary 3. In cases where the certificate was not granted, please provide details ie sentence not seemed serious enough. Response (PDF 90KB)
26/07/19 Has the PPC's department received any instructions from government to allow the July 2019 Extinction Rebellion activity in Leeds? Why were protestors of the activity harassed by police? No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
25/07/19 1) Did your Police and Crime Commissioner's office submit evidence to the consultation 'Powers for dealing with unauthorised development and encampments' in 2018? The link to this full consultation can be found at 2) If your Police and Crime Commissioner's office submitted evidence to this consultation, could you please provide us with your full responses to questions 6, 7, and 8, as they are stated within the consultation? Can you also provide us with an e-copy, or hard copy, of your full consultation submission to this consultation. No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
18/07/19 On conclusion of the climate extinction protest : 1. What is the cost of policing this farce. 2. How many Police Hours were committed to this Protest. 3. If you are not the person to send a FOI request please indicate who is ? No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
17/07/19 I am conducting research into the implications for communities of the College of Policing policy to ensure all entrants into Police Forces as Constables have obtained or will obtain a degree. I understand that the Chief Constable of Lincolnshire Police has submitted a Judicial Review claiming it will cost his Force the equivalent of 40 Officers. Therefore it seems reasonable to assume that all Police Forces/PCCs have undertaken the same research. Can you please confirm : 1: There is a written record that your Force has considered the implications of this Policy. 2. The contents of this record, in terms of whom was present and the decision and 3. What are the implications for the Force in terms of abstractions (equivalent officers per day) if this Policy is introduced? No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
No Freedom of Information Act requests in June 2019
16/05/19 AVRO would like a detailed response identifying the revenue received from The Removal, Storage and Disposal of Vehicles (Prescribed Sums and Charges) Regulations 2008 What is the total revenue received from the Statutory removal charge? How much of the Statutory removal charge is paid to the treasury? How much of the Statutory removal charge is retained by the police? How much of the Statutory removal charge is paid to your management agent(s)? How much of the Statutory removal charge is paid to the recovery operator agent(s)? What is the total revenue received from the Statutory storage charge? How much of the Statutory storage charge is paid to the treasury? How much of the Statutory storage charge is retained by the police? How much of the Statutory storage charge is paid to your management agent(s)? How much of the Statutory storage charge is paid to your recovery operator agent(s)? What is the total revenue received from the Statutory disposal charge? How much of the Statutory disposal charge is paid to the treasury? How much of the Statutory disposal charge is retained by the police? How much of the Statutory disposal charge is paid to your management agent(s)? How much of the Statutory disposal charge is paid to your recovery operator agent(s)? We would like answers to each question above listed per annum and per month since January 2017 No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
01/05/19 The ID number to uniquely identify the deployment or incident etc - - Time why the helicopter was deployed on the Why the helicopter was deployed (e.g. Report of suspicious activity, missing person, traffic accident etc) Borough the helicopter was deployed to The result (e.g. person located, evidence gathered etc) No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
26/04/19 Could you please provide the salary bands and job descriptions for the following roles within the Police National Legal Database team (part of the Police and Crime Commissioners office):
Legal Interpreter/Adviser Legal Editor
Response part 1 (PDF 186KB)

Response part 2 (PDF 150KB)

Response part 3 (PDF 182KB)

Response part 4 (PDF 116KB)
24/04/19 The job title for every post in your office. Please include any joint posts. If you have appointed a Deputy Commissioner, please include that The salary, or if that is unavailable, the pay band, for each of the offices in 1 Response (PDF 104KB)
26/03/19 I would like to know the following:

1. How many officers and civilian staff in your force are connected to or participate in hunting/foxhunting/are members of hunts
2. Is hunting/foxhunting a declarable interest or association
3. If any officers and civilian staff in your force are connected to or participate in hunting/foxhunting/are members of hunts, how many are attached to or work on rural crime teams.
No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
13/03/19 2016/17 Funding -  Integrated partnership CCTV platform embedded with automated MISPER detection capability

2017/18 Funding -  Integrated partnership CCTV platform embedded with automated MISPER detection capability

https://www.examinerlive.co.uk/news/west-yorkshire-news/how-new-style-cctv-could-13532881 "West Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Burns-Williamson has approved Home Office funding for a £106,000 feasibility study to look at a regional 'interoperability CCTV' system" a "regional CCTV system"

http://www.westyorkshire-pcp.gov.uk/Documents/Meetings/22%20April%202016/Item%205%20-%20HO%20Innovation%20Fund%2016-17.pdf "Integrated partnership CCTV platform embedded with automated MISPER detection capability - Working in partnership with organisations of the West Yorkshire Combined Authority develop an integrated public CCTV shared capability with facial recognition software to identify the whereabouts of vulnerable missing persons. (Community Safety Partnerships of Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees, Leeds and Wakefield, Metro- Transport Executive, Five West Yorkshire Adult and Young People Safeguarding Boards)"

With reference to the above links please could you supply the following information:

1) Please advise when this feasibility study commenced to look at a regional CCTV and whether it has finished. If it has not finished please advise when the finish date will be.

2) If the study is finished please supply the documents that detail the feasibility study. Please advise if non are available yet and the reasons why.

3) Please supply minutes of meetings where this study was discussed.

4) Please supply the privacy impact assessment (PIA) for having a regional, connected, CCTV system and specifically, which may be included in the general PIA, the privacy impact assessment/s done for the facial recognition element of the system.

5) Please advise if the Information Commissioner's Office has been involved in this feasibility study.

6) Please advise if the Surveillance Camera Commissioner or his office has been involved in this feasibility study.
Response (PDF 71KB)
18/02/19 I am conducting research on the custody provision UK wide, It would be helpful if you could supply the following information.
• Viper Budget for 2018-2019
• Income generated for PPC from Viper Business 2018
• Number of Police forces that currently engage with Viper for video parades
• How many video parades were produced in 2018
Response (PDF 148KB)
12/02/19 Please provide details and results of the most recent survey by the WYPCC that asked for opinions on the proposed increase in the police precept of council tax? http://www.westyorkshire-pcp.gov.uk/meetings/2019/friday-1st-february
23/01/19 Please supply all data held in connection with the above posting which should include but is not limited to:

1. All emails between the PCC's office, including the PCC and any of his staff, and the chief constable, or her staff officer or PA.
2. All emails between the PCC's office, including the PCC and any of his staff, and the chief executive of the College of Policing, or his personal assistant or Jo Noakes.
3. Any notes in the PCC's diary, day book or the like concerning the Memorandum of Understanding.
4. Any data that assists in the public's wider understanding over the change in the characterisation of the role as a 'flexible attachment' when it had previously been referred to repeatedly in the local press, and by the West Yorkshire Police (WYP) press office, as a 'secondment'.
5. Any data that assists in the public's understanding over the change in the timescales. It was reported in the local press, and by the WYP press office, that the secondment would begin in January, 2019. It actually began on 3rd December, 2018.
6. Any data that assists in the public's understanding of the rationale behind the PCC allowing the chief constable to take up this post. Albeit on a cost neutral basis.
Response part 1 (PDF 737KB)

Response part 2 (PDF 99KB)
22/01/19 This request relates to the statutory period of storage and retention of CCTV and audio tapes of suspects held in custody by West Yorkshire Police.

1. What is the minimum statutory period of retention before such images are destroyed?
2. What percentage of these tapes are destroyed IMMEDIATELY at the end of said statutory period?
3. What is the maximum time AFTER the end of statutory period that any such tapes have been retained before destruction?
No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.
21/01/19 Disabled People taking part in Protests Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act could you please:

(a) Provide a copy of any policy, instructions, advice or standing orders relating to the supply of information to the Department of Work and Pensions relating to disabled people taking part in protests;
(b) In the event that you have referred any such information to the Department of Work and Pensions, state how many individuals this related to, and over what period of time you have been collecting such information; and
(c) In the event that you rely upon any exemptions in relation to (a) or (b) state whether such documentation exists.
No information held at the Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner.

 

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