Section 60, Handsworth, 30th Dec 16:00 – 31st Dec 17:00
30 December 2022
Time, Date and Duration of Authority to Search
16:00 on 30/12/22 to 05:00 on 31/12/22
Area covered by Authority (Please attach any relevant maps)
Details of Authorising Officer
Assistant Chief Constable Jayne Meir
Reason for Authority (Brief Summary for Publication)
#POWERS | We’ll also be using Section 60 powers in the #Handsworth and #Lozells areas until 5am tomorrow (31 December). It follows recent disorder and this allows us to stop and search people we suspect may be involved in violence involving weapons, without the need to have reasonable grounds. As always our main focus is to keep everyone safe. If you have any information on knife crime, contact us on Live Chat on our website west-midlands.police.uk. In an emergency dial 999.
Details of OIC (for contact or enquiries)
Supt Sally Simpson Birmingham Police
After the Authorised Period
Number of Stop/Searches Carried Out Under the Authority
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