On this page you will find our current policies included in our publication scheme. For us, a policy is a short statement of Force intention and/or goal. It is a principle, stance or course of action that must be followed or achieved.

Freedom of information

We are currently reviewing a number of policy areas. These policies will be added to the website on an ongoing basis. The following policies are currently available:

All policies are correct at the time of publication.It should be noted that some policies contain exempt information, which in the public interest, should not be published. Where this occurs, the material will clearly show where information has been withheld and explain what exemption has been applied and why. Typically information may be withheld if the release would compromise the health and safety of staff, investigations & proceedings and law enforcement more generally.