Stop and search

Please find official BTP monthly statistics for stop and searches carried out across England and Wales.

The below analysis covers specifics periods of stop and search data.

It is based on the latest stop and search figures compiled as of time of publication. Numbers may change slightly as Divisions continue to enter details of encounters.

The data provided below is provisional and has not been audited. For this reason it may not be directly comparable with Home Office statistics. Calculations on very small sample sizes should be treated with caution and may not reflect the true nature of stop and search activity. 

Monthly statistics


July 2018

August 2018

September 2018

October 2018

November 2018

December 2018


January 2019

February 2019

April 2019

May 2019

June 2019

July 2019

September 2019

October 2019

November 2019


January 2020

February 2020

March 2020

Yearly statistics