Police officer strength and officers per 100,000 population by Basic Command Unit, 31 March 2007

Police Force Avon & Somerset

BCU 2 Bath and North East Somerset Bristol North Somerset Somerset East Somerset West South Gloucester Central Services Bedfordshire County Luton Central Services Central Northern Southern Central Services Eastern Cheshire Northern Cheshire Western Cheshire Central Services Hartlepool Langbaurgh (Redcar and Cleveland) Middlesbrough Stockton Central Services Barrow and Kendal Carlisle and Penrith Workington and Whitehaven Central Services Alfreton (A Division) Buxton (B Division) Chesterfield (C Division) Derby (D Division) Central Services Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly North and East Devon Plymouth South and West Devon Central Services Bournemouth Dorset Eastern Dorset Western Poole Central Services

Total Bedfordshire

Total Cambridgeshire

Total Cheshire

Total Cleveland

Total Cumbria

Total Derbyshire

Total Devon & Cornwall

Total Dorset

Total

Durham

North Durham South Durham Central Services Essex Central Essex Eastern Essex South Eastern Essex South Western Essex Western Stansted Airport Central Services Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Cotswold and Stroud Forest and Gloucester Central Services Bolton Bury Metropolitan North Manchester Oldham Rochdale Salford South Manchester Stockport Tameside Trafford Wigan Manchester Airport Central Services Central Hants Isle of Wight North and East Hampshire Portsmouth Southampton West Hampshire Central Services Hertfordshire Central Hertfordshire Eastern Hertfordshire Western Central Services East Riding of Yorkshire Kingston upon Hull North East Lincolnshire North Lincolnshire Central Services East Kent Medway Mid Kent North Kent South Kent

Total Essex

Total Gloucestershire

Total Greater Manchester

Total Hampshire

Total Hertfordshire

Total Humberside

Total Kent

West Kent Central Services Total Lancashire Lancashire Central Lancashire Eastern Lancashire Northern Lancashire Southern Lancashire Western Pennine Central Services Central Leicestershire East Leicestershire North Leicestershire West Leicestershire Central Services East Lincolnshire South Lincolnshire West Lincolnshire Central Services Bishopsgate Snowhill Central Services Knowsley North Liverpool Sefton South Liverpool St. Helens Wirral Central Services Barking & Dagenham Barnet Bexley Brent Bromley Camden City of Westminster Croydon Ealing Enfield Greenwich Hackney Hammersmith & Fulham Haringey Harrow Havering Hillingdon Hounslow Islington Kensington & Chelsea Kingston upon Thames Lambeth

Total Leicestershire

Total Lincolnshire

Total London, City of

Total Merseyside

Total Metropolitan Police

Lewisham Merton Newham Redbridge Richmond upon Thames Southwark Sutton Tower Hamlets Waltham Forest Wandsworth Heathrow Central Services Total Norfolk Norfolk Central Norfolk Eastern Norfolk Western Central Services Northants North Northants West Central Services Gateshead Newcastle North Tyneside Northumberland South Tyneside Sunderland Central Services North Yorkshire Central North Yorkshire Eastern North Yorkshire Western Central Services Nottinghamshire Area A Nottinghamshire Area B Nottinghamshire Area C Nottinghamshire Area D Central Services Barnsley Doncaster Rotherham Sheffield 1 Sheffield 2 Central Services Chase North Staffordshire Stoke on Trent Trent Valley Central Services Suffolk Eastern Suffolk Southern

Total Northamptonshire

Total Northumbria

Total North Yorkshire

Total Nottinghamshire

Total South Yorkshire

Total Staffordshire

Total Suffolk

Suffolk Western Central Services Total Surrey East Surrey North Surrey North-West Surrey West Surrey Central Services Brighton & Hove East Sussex North Downs West Downs Gatwick Central Services Berkshire East Berkshire West Buckinghamshire Milton Keynes Oxfordshire Central Services Warwickshire Northern Warwickshire Southern Central Services Hereford (E Division) North Worcestershire (D Division) Shropshire (F Division) South Worcestershire (C Division) Telford and the Wrekin (G Division) Central Services Solihull West Midlands D1 West Midlands D2 West Midlands D3 West Midlands E1 West Midlands E2 West Midlands E3 West Midlands F1 West Midlands F2 West Midlands F3 West Midlands G1 West Midlands G2 West Midlands H1 West Midlands H2 West Midlands J1 West Midlands J2 West Midlands K1 West Midlands K2 West Midlands M1 West Midlands M2 West Midlands M3 Central Services

Total Sussex

Total Thames Valley

Total Warwickshire

Total West Mercia

Total West Midlands

Total West Yorkshire

Bradford North Bradford South Calderdale Chapel Town AC City & Holbeck CA Keighley Killingbeck BB Kirklees Pudsey and Weetwood AA Wakefield Central Services Chippenham (C) Salisbury (A) Swindon Central Services Carmarthenshire Ceredigion Pembrokeshire Powys Central Services Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent Newport Pontypool Central Services North Wales Central North Wales Eastern North Wales Western Central Services Bridgend Cardiff Merthyr Rhondda Cynon Taff Neath & Port Talbot Swansea Vale of Glamorgan Central Services

Total Wiltshire

Total Dyfed Powys

Total Gwent

Total North Wales

Total South Wales

Total

Total of 43 forces

1. These figures are basd on full-time equivalents that have been rounded to the nearest whole number, due to rounding there discrepancy between totals and the sums of constituent items. Figures include those officers on career breaks or maternity/pa 2. Airport BCUs do not have a population attributed to them. 3. The very high number of officers per 100,000 population in city centres are partly owing to the use of small resident populat denominator.

mand Unit, 31 March 2007 1 (full-time equivalents) Police officers 239 959 249 292 324 292 1,074 3,430 503 333 368 1,204 295 287 316 504 1,402 509 513 501 712 2,235 188 230 308 284 730 1,739 380 338 377 178 1,273 292 246 322 473 716 2,049 960 822 734 722 285 3,523 315 191 210 215 595 1,526 Police officers per 100,000 population 3 138 241 128 111 128 118 N/A 224 126 180 N/A 207 118 180 93 N/A 187 143 164 155 N/A 225 209 166 224 152 N/A 315 220 214 225 N/A 255 120 153 126 147 N/A 209 185 174 298 185 N/A 216 187 91 122 143 N/A 217

615 590 500 1,705 506 416 462 533 416 88 919 3,341 282 240 355 442 1,319 531 309 535 747 448 423 576 429 471 417 414 463 117 2,112 7,992 623 209 548 421 513 500 1,073 3,887 566 617 505 514 2,202 433 677 331 273 522 2,235 431 417 421 395 510

189 215 N/A 285 117 136 142 170 154 N/A N/A 203 150 128 177 N/A 229 200 168 387 568 204 205 266 250 167 195 194 151 N/A N/A 314 144 149 129 222 231 125 N/A 215 173 148 167 N/A 210 132 272 210 174 N/A 251 159 166 156 216 162

399 1,146 3,720 393 624 444 511 556 576 525 3,628 426 376 333 413 707 2,255 257 243 354 390 1,243 204 209 449 861 348 874 523 496 383 618 1,199 4,441 427 551 371 672 493 812 1,561 684 681 582 632 744 562 689 354 383 495 519 678 568 294 953

121 N/A 229 299 224 179 160 254 237 N/A 252 323 124 134 154 N/A 237 132 116 129 N/A 183 10132 2914 N/A 9374 233 344 186 256 217 197 N/A 325 260 167 168 249 163 359 639 200 226 207 277 358 312 307 165 169 196 244 371 289 192 354

619 377 758 467 303 846 306 756 543 599 480 11,368 31,128 457 382 373 365 1,577 411 510 380 1,301 430 784 376 615 362 677 738 3,981 426 424 433 387 1,671 290 267 792 330 766 2,445 390 537 410 414 613 925 3,289 425 301 560 417 612 2,315 348 332

250 194 308 186 163 328 172 355 242 213 N/A N/A 415 145 158 139 N/A 191 139 143 N/A 200 225 284 196 198 239 239 N/A 283 161 174 166 N/A 217 136 121 284 101 N/A 235 176 185 162 391 148 N/A 256 132 138 235 151 N/A 219 148 163

349 330 1,358 351 367 348 328 570 1,963 484 696 393 530 169 841 3,113 633 633 609 396 909 1,080 4,260 397 319 345 1,061 291 468 390 411 325 544 2,428 388 371 343 401 325 306 286 376 297 307 324 318 303 328 276 270 358 361 300 256 259 1,495

137 N/A 196 122 128 138 132 N/A 183 190 140 111 129 N/A N/A 205 172 142 126 181 145 N/A 199 145 123 N/A 199 163 174 135 144 201 N/A 205 193 372 198 263 228 221 278 2427 362 324 285 252 264 236 214 153 250 252 337 207 282 N/A

8,245 350 418 381 586 503 275 0 702 560 634 1,304 5,713 293 226 294 395 1,208 351 158 239 267 175 1,190 467 309 310 408 1,493 362 429 361 455 1,608 230 720 502 232 446 210 995 3,336

318 196 337 195 400 329 151 0 178 194 198 N/A 270 116 117 160 N/A 192 197 202 203 203 N/A 235 196 221 174 N/A 268 174 153 193 N/A 238 176 225 175 171 197 171 N/A 273

141,892

266

he nearest whole number, due to rounding there may be an apparent those officers on career breaks or maternity/paternity leave.

partly owing to the use of small resident population figures as the

Police community support officer strength by Basic Command Unit, 31 March 2007

Police Force Avon & Somerset

BCU Bath and North East Somerset Bristol North Somerset Somerset East Somerset West South Gloucester Central Services Bedfordshire County Luton Central Services Central Northern Southern Central Services Eastern Cheshire Northern Cheshire Western Cheshire Central Services Hartlepool Langbaurgh (Redcar & Cleveland) Middlesbrough Stockton Central Services Barrow and Kendal Carlisle and Penrith Workington and Whitehaven Central Services Alfreton (A Division) Buxton (B Division) Chesterfield (C Division) Derby (D Division) Central Services Cornwall and Isles of Scilly North and East Devon Plymouth South and West Devon Central Services Bournemouth Dorset Eastern Dorset Western Poole Central Services

Total Bedfordshire

Total Cambridgeshire

Total Cheshire

Total Cleveland

Total Cumbria

Total Derbyshire

Total Devon & Cornwall

Total Dorset

Total

Durham

North Durham South Durham Central Services Essex Central Essex Eastern Essex South Eastern Essex South Western Essex Western Stansted Airport Central Services Cheltenham and Tewkesbury Cotswold and Stroud Forest and Gloucester Central Services Bolton Bury Metropolitan North Manchester Oldham Rochdale Salford South Manchester Stockport Tameside Trafford Wigan Manchester Airport Central Services Central Hants Isle of Wight North and East Hampshire Portsmouth Southampton Western Hampshire Central Services Hertfordshire Central Hertfordshire Eastern Hertfordshire Western Central Services East Riding of Yorkshire Kingston upon Hull North East Lincolnshire North Lincolnshire Central Services East Kent Medway Mid Kent North Kent South Kent

Total Essex

Total Gloucestershire

Total Greater Manchester

Total Hampshire

Total Hertfordshire

Total Humberside

Total Kent

West Kent Central Services Total Lancashire Lancashire Central Lancashire Eastern Lancashire Northern Lancashire Southern Lancashire Western Pennine Central Services Central Leicestershire East Leicestershire North Leicestershire West Leicestershire Central Services East Lincolnshire South Lincs West Lincs Central Services Bishopsgate Snowhill Central Services Knowsley North Liverpool Sefton South Liverpool St. Helens Wirral Central Services Barking & Dagenham Barnet Bexley Brent Bromley Camden City of Westminster Croydon Ealing Enfield Greenwich Hackney Hammersmith & Fulham Haringey Harrow Havering Hillingdon Hounslow Islington Kensington & Chelsea Kingston upon Thames Lambeth

Total Leicestershire

Total Lincolnshire

Total London, City of

Total Merseyside

Total Metropolitan Police

Lewisham Merton Newham Redbridge Richmond upon Thames Southwark Sutton Tower Hamlets Waltham Forest Wandsworth Heathrow Central Services Total Norfolk Norfolk Central Norfolk Eastern Norfolk Western Central Services Northants North Northants West Central Services Gateshead Newcastle North Tyneside Northumberland South Tyneside Sunderland Central Services North Yorkshire Central North Yorkshire Eastern North Yorkshire Western Central Services Nottinghamshire Area A Nottinghamshire Area B Nottinghamshire Area C Nottinghamshire Area D Central Services Barnsley Doncaster Rotherham Sheffield 1 Sheffield 2 Central Services Chase North Staffordshire Stoke on Trent Trent Valley Central Services Suffolk Eastern Suffolk Southern

Total Northamptonshire

Total Northumbria

Total North Yorkshire

Total Nottinghamshire

Total South Yorkshire

Total Staffordshire

Total Suffolk

Suffolk Western Central Services Total Surrey East Surrey North Surrey North-West Surrey West Surrey Central Services Brighton & Hove East Sussex North Downs West Downs Gatwick Central Services Berkshire East Berkshire West Buckinghamshire Milton Keynes Oxfordshire Central Services Warwickshire Northern Warwickshire Southern Central Services Hereford (E Division) North Worcestershire (D Division) Shropshire (F Division) South Worcestershire (C Division) Telford and the Wrekin (G Division) Central Services Solihull West Midlands D1 West Midlands D2 West Midlands D3 West Midlands E1 West Midlands E2 West Midlands E3 West Midlands F1 West Midlands F2 West Midlands F3 West Midlands G1 West Midlands G2 West Midlands H1 West Midlands H2 West Midlands J1 West Midlands J2 West Midlands K1 West Midlands K2 West Midlands M1 West Midlands M2 West Midlands M3 Central Services

Total Sussex

Total Thames Valley

Total Warwickshire

Total West Mercia

Total West Midlands

Total West Yorkshire

Bradford North Bradford South Calderdale Chapel Town AC City & Holbeck CA Keighley Killingbeck BB Kirklees Pudsey and Weetwood AA Wakefield Central Services Chippenham (C) Salisbury (A) Swindon Central Services Carmarthenshire Ceredigion Pembrokeshire Powys Central Services Caerphilly and Blaenau Gwent Newport Pontypool Central Services North Wales Western North Wales Central North Wales Eastern Central Services Bridgend Cardiff Merthyr Rhondda Cynon Taff Neath & Port Talbot Swansea Vale of Glamorgan Central Services

Total Wiltshire

Total Dyfed-Powys

Total Gwent

Total North Wales

Total South Wales

Total

Total of 43 Forces

1. These figures are based on full-time equivalents that have been rounded to the nearest whole number, due to rounding there may be an apparent discrepancy between totals and the sums of constituent items. Figures include those officers on career breaks or maternity/paternity leave. 2. 2006/07 is the first year that that police community support officer strength by Basic Command Unit has been collected centrally.

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(full-time equivalents) Police community support officers 31 76 33 61 62 35 4 302 47 36 0 83 58 63 63 0 184 42 79 55 0 176 30 16 29 20 19 114 33 26 26 0 85 39 28 41 73 0 181 101 78 72 66 0 317 36 26 26 18 16 122

74 68 0 142 86 77 67 86 66 5 2 388 54 42 74 0 169 65 44 58 77 66 56 89 45 64 52 49 71 0 28 763 62 29 48 48 58 51 0 296 67 94 62 0 223 58 76 29 31 0 194 35 25 32 32 32

46 1 203 53 58 70 72 66 54 1 374 51 54 48 56 7 216 46 41 60 0 147 19 17 0 36 51 58 57 43 57 67 1 332 78 144 87 83 131 64 335 149 107 119 102 66 74 78 82 83 84 89 54 105 60 119

74 76 105 95 69 75 71 86 76 88 57 531 3,694 56 79 42 0 176 61 68 0 129 32 55 31 45 25 60 0 248 52 46 50 0 147 40 36 82 59 0 217 64 73 59 42 65 0 302 66 38 50 50 0 203 46 42

35 0 123 47 42 52 41 21 203 70 117 68 86 12 0 352 33 44 54 19 64 0 213 66 42 19 127 32 43 52 49 41 0 217 27 30 29 25 27 25 26 23 28 25 31 26 34 21 50 42 36 34 28 30 22 25

644 53 80 44 91 106 49 0 98 108 62 0 690 42 33 46 0 121 31 9 20 17 0 77 39 38 29 0 105 44 36 65 0 145 39 65 81 37 62 31 0 314

13,497

to the nearest whole number, due to rounding tituent items. Figures include those officers on

h by Basic Command Unit has been collected

Police staff 1 strength by English Government Office Regions and Wales (full-time equivalents) 2
Police staff (fte) Police staff less staff on career breaks or maternity/paternity leave (comparable with previously published figures) Strength as at: Mar-07 fte 3,184 711 762 1,711 9,349 1,262 743 3,369 1,802 2,173 7,396 1,213 1,128 1,978 3,077 5,444 1,204 1,141 720 1,009 1,370 6,877 1,287 624 1,618 3,348 6,991 744 922 1,918 1,501 1,059 847 14,335 319 14,016 11,069 2,354 2,285 1,680 1,994 2,756 6,804 2,208 2,046 973 718 859 3,729 606 805 759 1,559 75,178 1,014 76,192 75,178 Mar-06 fte 3,059 685 728 1,646 9,121 1,149 723 3,326 1,729 2,194 7,125 1,091 1,030 1,817 3,187 5,164 1,084 1,050 675 995 1,360 6,663 1,290 605 1,511 3,257 6,924 754 887 1,947 1,450 1,049 837 13,731 314 13,417 10,538 2,077 2,255 1,485 1,966 2,755 6,499 2,018 2,058 907 675 841 3,687 559 749 882 1,497 72,511 941 73,452 72,511 Sep-06 fte 3,193 725 733 1,735 9,100 1,172 718 3,308 1,731 2,171 7,214 1,153 1,081 1,880 3,100 5,197 1,120 1,073 687 989 1,328 6,702 1,281 617 1,539 3,265 6,934 756 942 1,867 1,467 1,055 847 13,855 329 13,526 10,749 2,226 2,245 1,553 1,979 2,746 6,556 2,052 2,034 924 687 859 3,700 575 781 879 1,465 73,200 997 74,197 73,200 Mar-07 fte 3,143 704 749 1,690 9,183 1,239 729 3,310 1,761 2,144 7,300 1,186 1,118 1,944 3,052 5,341 1,176 1,116 715 997 1,337 6,739 1,276 620 1,562 3,281 6,873 735 915 1,890 1,461 1,036 836 13,953 317 13,636 10,895 2,332 2,239 1,638 1,969 2,717 6,694 2,167 2,022 957 702 846 3,672 594 805 758 1,515 73,793 1,014 74,807 73,793 Police staff (fte)

Strength as at: Mar-06 fte North East Cleveland Durham Northumbria North West Cheshire Cumbria Greater Manchester Lancashire Merseyside Yorkshire and the Humber Humberside North Yorkshire South Yorkshire West Yorkshire East Midlands Derbyshire Leicestershire Lincolnshire Northamptonshire Nottinghamshire West Midlands Staffordshire Warwickshire West Mercia West Midlands Eastern Bedfordshire Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire Norfolk Suffolk London London, City of Metropolitan Police South East Hampshire Kent Surrey Sussex Thames Valley South West Avon & Somerset Devon & Cornwall Dorset Gloucestershire Wiltshire Wales Dyfed-Powys Gwent North Wales South Wales Total of all 43 forces British Transport Police Total police staff strength Total police staff strength (excluding BTP) 3,095 697 733 1,665 9,225 1,170 732 3,352 1,764 2,207 7,193 1,097 1,039 1,853 3,204 5,265 1,109 1,079 682 1,010 1,385 6,778 1,305 609 1,563 3,301 7,033 761 898 1,968 1,489 1,064 853 14,150 314 13,836 10,708 2,099 2,292 1,541 1,994 2,782 6,626 2,080 2,082 919 694 851 3,740 566 749 882 1,543 73,813 941 74,754 73,813 Sep-06 fte 3,229 735 737 1,757 9,283 1,201 731 3,375 1,777 2,199 7,283 1,157 1,090 1,914 3,122 5,298 1,142 1,105 691 1,004 1,356 6,803 1,291 623 1,594 3,295 7,055 769 962 1,892 1,498 1,072 862 14,251 329 13,922 10,946 2,258 2,285 1,609 2,009 2,785 6,691 2,120 2,062 940 707 862 3,767 588 781 892 1,506 74,606 997 75,603 74,606

Change in 12 months Mar 06 - Mar 07 number 89 14 29 46 124 92 11 17 38 -34 203 116 89 125 -127 179 95 62 38 -1 -15 99 -18 15 55 47 -42 -17 24 -50 12 -5 -6 185 5 180 361 255 -7 139 0 -26 178 128 -36 54 24 8 -11 40 56 -123 16 1,365 73 1,438 1,365 % 2.9 2.0 4.0 2.8 1.3 7.9 1.5 0.5 2.2 -1.5 2.8 10.6 8.6 6.7 -4.0 3.4 8.6 5.7 5.6 -0.1 -1.1 1.5 -1.4 2.5 3.5 1.4 -0.6 -2.2 2.7 -2.5 0.8 -0.5 -0.7 1.3 1.6 1.3 3.4 12.1 -0.3 9.0 0.0 -0.9 2.7 6.2 -1.7 5.9 3.5 0.9 -0.3 7.1 7.5 -13.9 1.0 1.8 7.8 1.9 1.8

Change in 6 months Sept 06 - Mar 07 number -45 -24 25 -46 66 61 12 -6 25 -26 113 56 38 64 -45 146 62 36 29 5 14 74 -4 1 24 53 -64 -25 -40 26 3 -13 -15 84 -10 94 123 96 0 71 -15 -29 113 88 -16 33 11 -3 -38 18 24 -133 53 572 17 589 572 % -1.4 -3.3 3.4 -2.6 0.7 5.1 1.6 -0.2 1.4 -1.2 1.6 4.8 3.5 3.3 -1.4 2.8 5.4 3.3 4.2 0.5 1.0 1.1 -0.3 0.2 1.5 1.6 -0.9 -3.3 -4.2 1.4 0.2 -1.2 -1.7 0.6 -3.0 0.7 1.1 4.3 0.0 4.4 -0.7 -1.0 1.7 4.2 -0.8 3.5 1.6 -0.3 -1.0 3.1 3.1 -14.9 3.5 0.8 1.7 0.8 0.8

1. Police staff excludes Designated Officers, Police Community Support Officers and Traffic Wardens. 2. This table contains full-time equivalent figures that have been rounded to the nearest whole number. Because of rounding, there may be an apparent discrepancy between totals and the sums of the constituent items.

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