Useful Information

Useful Information

The Information Commissioner's Website

Further information relating to FOI and Data Protection, the role of the Information Commissioner and other related sites.

The Department for Constitutional Affairs (formerly The Lord Chancellors Department)

For a full copy of the Freedom of Information Act and guidance as well as background information on the Act and secondary legislation.

Home Office Site

Provides substantial information on UK policing including crime prevention advice, police reform and details of police complaints.  Links to a number of government publications and documents are also available:

Office of National Statistics

A comprehensive site containing a range of statistical information on national policing and crime trends.  Also contains crime statistics on individual regions and areas:

E-Government Website

Hosts a number of links to websites ranging from Animal Welfare to National Security:   

Please note: the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner is not responsible for the content or reliability of any of the websites referenced, and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them.  Listings shall not be taken as endorsement of any kind.  We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.