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/July and December.

The latest data – Accountability and Performance Panel on 5 July 2019.

Use of Stop and Search – 1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019 (PDF, 764KB)

Use of Stop and Search – 1 April 2018 – 31 March 2019 – Appendix 1 – Proportionality of Stop and Search Use in Suffolk – BME (PDF, 429KB)

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