The Police and Crime Commissioner also holds the Chief Constable to account for how Suffolk Constabulary uses its powers in relation to Stop, Search and Encounter through his Accountability and Performance Panel meetings.  Reports are produced on a six-monthly basis – usually in June and December.

The latest report was considered by the Panel on 14 December 2018.

Use of Stop and Search in Suffolk 1 October 2017 – 30 September 2018 (PDF, 717KB)

Use of Stop and Search in Suffolk 1 October 2017 – 30 September 2018 – Appendix (PDF, 430KB)

In addition to the reports to the PCC, the Constabulary produces more detailed statistical data.