Request / Response
How many teachers and/or school staff have been a) arrested b) charged by West Midlands Police after being accused of having some form of sexual relationship with a pupil?
Please provide the information for the past five years (2009-2013) if possible.
From 01 January 2009 to 31 December 2013 information from our custody system provides the following information for when the occupation of the defendant is recorded as ‘Teacher’
- Arrested = 26
- Charged = 15, Police Bail = 1, No Further Action = 10
Of these, how many resulted in a successful conviction?
We are unable to provide prosecution data as we no longer input the magistrate court results within West Midlands.