FOI 680-2021 / Aug / Section 127, Communications Act 2003 - Arrests
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST REFERENCE NO: 680-2021
I write in connection with your request for information which was received on 5th August 2021. Please find below the response to your request:
I would like to know how many people were arrested for alleged offences under Section 127 of the Communications Act 2003 in the following years: 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and the first six months of 2021 in the area under your administration. Please can you provide separate figures for each year?
Please see figures below relevant to your request:
2018 – 76
2019 – 89
2020 – 156
2021 (01 Jan – 30 Jun) – 66
Every effort has been made to ensure that the information provided is as accurate as possible.
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