Disclosure log: 2015

01/15     Date received: 11/01/2015

I would like to know the following under the freedom of information act. Number of staff disciplined for misuse of social media over the last three years, this information should be easily obtainable from your HR team. Platform of the incident: Blogging, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram. Nature of the incident: Posted confidential information, made derogatory comments about an employee etc. Year: 2014, 2013, 2012. Action taken: Written warning, dismissal, final written warning.

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 02/15     Date received: 14/01/2015

Under the Freedom of Information Act, may I request the following: Please can you provide the average response time for 999 calls for your police force area in 2013/14, broken down by simple post-code area.

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03/15     Date received: 13/01/2015

I need information about traffic accidents (and the incidents that did not lead to a traffic accident) due to incorrect direction of travel on highways/freeways. So by other words, we need an accurate data on road accidents involving the location, time of accident event, its cause, and so on for, at least, 5 years. We would also appreciate to obtain a description of the driver and the participants (age, driving under the influence of alcohol, etc.). This statistics would be very helpful, particularly in the case that you are also able to give us information about accidents, which have occurred over the past five years (yearly based statistics).

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04/15     Date received: 15/01/2015

Under the FOI Act I would like a copy of any contingency plan you have regarding in relation to an outbreak of ebola in the UK.

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05/15     Date received: 20/01/2015

Could you kindly supply me with the following document under the FOI Act: Enhanced PSA agreement between the British Transport Police Authority and High Speed 1.

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06/15     Date received: 05/03/2015

Freedom Of Information Enquiry

Q1. In last 2 years has your organisation used external recruitment agencies to hire for permanent or contract roles?

Q2. In list format what are the five highest paid external recruitment agencies with the total amount paid in the last 2 years?

Q3. What is the fee structure charged for the five highest paid vacancies by the above five external recruitment agencies and the roles that were hired for? Example: Office Manager – Salary £20,000 Fees paid 15% of salary = Total recruitment fees paid £3000.

Q4. For the coming year what live vacancies does the organisation currently have for permanent or contract roles, please list these vacancies with the following; Current or future positions and an exact salary figure. What type of positions are they? (Contract or Permanent) Who is the hiring manager, please provide their full details: Full name, Telephone number, Email, Job Title and Department

Q5. On which websites are these jobs advertised? Please clearly provide a link/list to where these jobs are advertised.

Q6. What is the process to selecting new recruitment agencies? Please provide the procurement process for selecting new recruitment agencies and what date is this conducted and by whom? Please provide full contact details.

Q7. Is there a purchase threshold below which allows the organisation to use external recruitment agencies which are not on any preferred supplier arrangements or contracts without going through a formal tender process?

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 07/15     Date received: 16/03/2015

As part of this, I am writing to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for copies of correspondence (including letters, emails, faxes and similar) between the Police and Crime Commissioner’s office and the Home Office in the last six months (from October 1, 2014 onwards) that make reference to concerns about police budget  cuts.

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 08/15     Date received: 26/03/2015

Please could you tell me the total number of electronic gadgets (e.g. phone. cameras, laptops, tablets, mp3 players etc.) that were reported lost and stolen (broken down by device, and loss/stolen) annually, for the last three years. Please can you also tell me how many of the above items were handed in. Please can you advise , of those reported, how many were found, and for those handed in, how many were returned to owners. Will these figures be reported in any other statistics (e.g. the local police force) or are they kept separate?

I confirm I wish to make this FOI request to the British Transport Police Authority.

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 09/15     Date received: 15/04/2015

Under the Freedom of Information Act, may I request the following: Please provide the data for the number of crimes committed by youths in England and Wales, broken down by date and time, for 2013/14.

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 10/15     Date received: 30/04/2015

1) Please provide the data for the number of crimes committed by adults in England and Wales, broken down by date and time, for 2013/14.

2) Please provide the data for the number of crimes committed by youths in England and Wales, broken down by date and time, for 2013/14. Just to clarify a few points if I have not done so already:

-By “adults” I mean 18+; by “youths” 17 and under;

-I request the information for your police force area only, and not England and Wales as a whole.

In addition, I wish to amend my request. I previously emailed some forces stating that I require the data only for the time at which a crime was recorded. If possible, please could you also provide the date(s)/time(s) at which a crime has been committed.

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 11/15     Date received: 29/05/2015

I am Requesting this information in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and appreciate your timely response; the questions I would like to ask are included below:

Q1 What budget has been allocated for ICT technical training from 1st April 2015 to the 31st of March 2016?

Q2 Can you please provide details of the ICT Managers/Mangers that will purchase ICT technical training?

Q3 Please can we have a list of RFQ (Request for Quotes) for any training that will be purchased within the coming 12 months?

Q4 Is there ICT technical training required to be purchased within a certain timeframe?

Q5 Can I have a list of any ICT software Upgrades planned for the new financial year?

Q6 Can I have a list of any hardware upgrades planned for the new financial year?

Q7 Can you provide copies or details of any ICT projects?

Q8 How much ICT technical training, has been purchased from QA Limited since first of April 2015?

Q9 Do you currently have any skills licences purchased with QA Limited?

B– If so can you please provide a usage report?

Q10 Can you please provide details of the ICT Managers/Mangers that will purchased the licence?

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 12/15     Date received: 01/06/2015

How many police officers have passed the compulsory fitness on the first attempt test since introduction?

B. Of those that failed on the first attempt, what percentage of those that failed were female?

C. For those defined as disabled for the purposes of the Equality Act 2010 are alternative tests to the bleep test available?

D. Were those defined as disabled for the purposes of the Equality Act 2010 identified for investigation or discussion prior to requesting them to undertake a bleep test?

E. Please disclose the Standard Operating Procedure relating to the fitness test, to include:

i. Procedures for dealing with individuals who do not meet the required standards.

ii. Procedures for managing individuals defined as disabled for the purposes of the Equality Act 2010.

F. How many Officers who have failed the test have been subject to disciplinary action? What is the percentage between male/female?

G. How many opportunities/tests have been afforded to individuals prior to the instigation of formal disciplinary action?

H. Have many Officers who have failed the test have been dismissed from employment?

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13/15     Date received: 04/06/2015

I am writing in reference to obtain a CCTV footage under the freedom of information act. I was a _______ employee and have lost my job due to an incident; details are below. I have been advised by _____ to contact BTP as they do not have software to give footage. My Solicitor requires the CCTV  footage to take the case forward to the Employment Tribunal. Details of footage required are _________ station.

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14/15     Date received: 08/06/2015

I am writing to obtain information regarding any art owned by your organisation.

1. What is the total number of works of art owned by your organisation?

2. What is the total insurance value of these works of art?

3. How many of the works of art that you own are on public display?

4. For the five most valuable items, where the data is readily available:

a) If purchased by the organisation, what was its purchase price, year of purchase and reason for purchase

b) What is its current value?

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 15/15     Date received: 09/06/2015

I wish to obtain the following information under the Freedom of Information Act and how much it will cost; if at all. I want copies of the evidence i.e. case notes and statements under PACE of a case brought against me at ______ in Magistrates Court _______ also notes given to solicitor who was chosen for me.

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16/15     Date received: 10/06/2015

Iv just recently bought a ford focus st which use to belong to the police force. Would you be so kind to send me over the service history or transfer me to the department that can please The car registration is:_______.

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17/15     Date received: 06/08/2015

I am writing to obtain information about the amount your organisation pays to the Confederation of British Industry and its subsidiaries. Please provide the amount paid to the CBI (and its regional subsidiaries):

(a) in membership fees

(b) fees for one off conferences or other events and

(c) fees paid to the CBI for any other services.

Please make clear if the response includes payments from any Non-Departmental Public Bodies, Executive Agencies etc which fall under the department and please provide a breakdown of what payments came from which agency/body. Please provide this information for the period 2009-2015 set out by calendar or financial year. If you are unable to provide all of this information within the time/cost limit please work up to the limit focusing on membership fees.

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