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Breath Test (4932/16)


1. A record of every breath tests conducted by your force in 2015 and 2016 to date (April 25 or whichever is closest)

Please also provide for each test:

a) date of the test (DD:MM:YYYY)
b) the time of the test (HH:MM)
c) the result in micrograms per 100ml of breath


Please find attached our response. As discussed in our telephone conversation we have provided the result of the test as negative/ positive / refused as the result in mg has been recorded incorrectly. We have supplied the data we have recorded, which is calendar year 2015.

Every effort is made to ensure that the figures presented are accurate and complete. However, it is important to note that these data have been extracted from a number of data sources used by forces for police purposes. The detail collected to respond specifically to your request is subject to the inaccuracies inherent in any large scale recording system. As a consequence, care should be taken to ensure data collection processes and their inevitable limitations are taken into account when interpreting those data.

The figures provided therefore are our best interpretation of relevance of data to your request, but you should be aware that the collation of figures for ad hoc requests may have limitations and this should be taken into account when those data are used.
If you decide to write an article / use the enclosed data we would ask you to take into consideration the factors highlighted in this document so as to not mislead members of the public or official bodies, or misrepresent the relevance of the whole or any part of this disclosed material.