Category: Firearms and Conducted Energy Devices (Taser)
How many members of your force have been issued Tasers for use in day-to-day patrolling.
(1) How many shooting incidents took place in each of these years: 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019
Please provide the data on the number of times officers in your force have used Tasers on people aged 17 years old and younger in each calendar year since January 2015.
Please could you provide the following information;
1. How many police officers are currently trained to use of a Taser?
2. Which departments/units (i.e. Roads Policing/Neighbourhood Policing) contain officers who carry Tasers?
3. Do you intend to increase the number of Taser trained officers over the next 12 months?
4. If so, by how many.
5. Are Tasers issued to any officer who wishes to undergo the training required?
How many firearm licence holders in force area currently?
1. How many officers are currently trained to use a Taser within this force?
1) What locations have West Midlands Police used to do any firearms training over the last 5 years?
1. How many firearms police officers are employed full time in your force?
2. Of these officers, how many have taken time off work due to stress from Jan 2019 to Apr 2019
How many armed police officers did you have on 31 March 2014 (or nearest available date)?