Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|29 Jan 2018, 3:20 p.m.||Police: Dogs||Holly Lynch|
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many police dogs and handlers there were in each force (a) in 2010 and (b) on the most recent date for which figures are available.
Answer (Mr Nick Hurd)
The Home Office collects and publishes data annually on the primary function of police officers as part of the ‘Police workforce, England and Wales’ statistical bulletin, the latest of which can be accessed here: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/police-workforce-england-and-wales-31-march-2017