Police powers and procedures
This release contains statistics on the use of various police powers in England and Wales up to the year ending 31 March 2020. The release is broken down into seven main sections. Each section contains a summary of the key findings at the start.
The stop and search section contains information provided by the 43 police forces in England and Wales, and the British Transport Police (BTP), on a financial-year basis. It includes statistics on the: