This publication scheme aims to make as much of our information as possible readily accessible to the public, on a continuous basis. We are committed to releasing more material in the future.
Staffordshire Police has adopted a model developed nationally for the police service in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The type of information provided through this scheme by Staffordshire Police will be similar to that available from other police services.
- Who we are and what we do
- What we spend and how we spend it
- What our priorities are and how we are doing
- How we make decisions
- Our policies and procedures
- Lists and registers
- Services provided by the Police Force
- How to obtain information from Staffordshire Police ( including subject access, travel/visa and employment purposes)
Before applying for a Freedom of Information request, please look through the information provided on this website to see if your question can be answered. If your question is still not answered, you may wish to submit a Freedom of Information request.
The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act was implemented on January 1, 2005 and covers all information held by public authorities.
How to obtain information under the Freedom of Information Act
In providing this information Staffordshire Police is following the legally approved Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) model publication scheme.
The Data Protection Act 1998 came into being on 1 March 2000 and works in two ways. It gives individuals certain rights to access their information. It also says those who record and use personal information must be open about how the information is used and must follow the eight principles of 'good information handling'.
The number of Freedom of Information requests the force has received