Stop and search Camden

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-12-17
Session date: 
December 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/5196
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many stops and searches have been conducted in Camden borough in October and November  and how many did not result in an arrest?

Answer

Answer for Stop and search Camden

Answer for Stop and search Camden

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There were 1,156 stops and searches conducted in Camden in October and November (585 and 571 respectively).  973 of those were not arrested (486 and 487). Of those not arrested 70 were given warnings for cannabis or Khat in October and 69 in November, and 8 were given penalty notices in October and 10 in November.