Skip to content
Contacting us

Due to unprecedented demand and unforeseen staffing issues, people calling 101 are experiencing longer waiting times than normal. Please report non-emergencies to us via our webchat and online reporting tool, but always call 999 in an emergency.

Quick exit
REPORT CRIME ONLINEEMERGENCY CALL 999
REPORT CRIME ONLINEEMERGENCY CALL 999

Powers and law

We have a number of powers and legislation which can help us in the fair and effective use of Stop and Search.

For a summary of the main powers, click on the links below. Please note, these powers are not exhaustive. 

 

Our website uses cookies to improve your experience.

OK