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Overtime (7029_17)


  1. The total amount of overtime hours worked by West Midlands officers across all borough operational command units for the following financial years, beginning April 1, 2010:

April 1, 2010 – March 31, 2011

April 1, 2011 – March 31, 2012

April 1, 2012 – March 31, 2013

April 1, 2013 – March 31, 2014

April 1, 2014 – March 31, 2015

April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016

April 1, 2016 – March 31, 2017

  1. For the same period, the total overtime pay bill for the overtime hours worked, broken down by each financial year.
  1. The total number of officers employed by the West Midlands Police on the following dates:

April 1, 2010

April 1, 2011

April 1, 2012

April 1, 2013

April 1, 2014

April 1, 2015

April 1, 2016


Please find attached (7029_attachment_01.pdf).

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.