November 03, 2022 | Calls for Service
Could you please provide answers to the questions below for years 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, and if possible, 2022 so far.
a) How many 999 calls did you take overall, annually?
b) How many 999 calls annually were identified as being mental ill-health related?
a) How many 101 calls did you take overall, annually?
b) How many 101 calls were identified as mental ill-health related?
a) How many incidents did you deal with in total, annually?
b) How many incidents were identified as mental ill-health related?
a) Did you have any mental health triage experts (and/or triage vehicles) designated to deal with
mental ill-health incidents for any of these years?
b) If yes to 4a, how many times was a mental health triage expert (and/or triage vehicle) deployed
out each year?
Answers should include both police responding to someone in a mental ill-health crisis where there is no crime involved, and criminal incidents where someone involved has a mental ill-health problem.