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Nottinghamshire Police

Her Majesty’s Inspector of Constabulary (HMI): Roy Wilsher is HMI for Nottinghamshire.

This force is in the Eastern HMICFRS policing region.

Our PEEL (police effectiveness, efficiency and legitimacy) assessments give you information about how your local police force has performed in several important areas.

In our latest assessment of Nottinghamshire Police, we made the following judgments:

the extent to which the force is effective at reducing crime and keeping people safe is good.

the extent to which the force operates efficiently and sustainably requires improvement.

the extent to which the force treats the public and its workforce legitimately is good.

Read the full report for Nottinghamshire Police

Key facts – 2019/20

Force Area

834 square miles

Population

1.16m people
up8% local 10 yr change

Workforce

96% frontline police officers
92% national level
2.95 per 1000 population
3.54 national level
down21% 10yr change in local workforce
down14% 10yr national change

Victim-based crimes

0.08 per person
0.07 national level
up40% Local 5 year trend
up42% National 5 year trend

Cost

48p per person per day local
56p per person per day national

These are the latest key facts about Nottinghamshire Police.

About the force

Nottinghamshire Police provides policing services to the county of Nottinghamshire. The police force area covers 834 square miles in the east midlands of England.

Although there are some more affluent areas, Nottinghamshire has a high level of poverty.

Around 1.1 million people mainly live in the urban centres which include the city of Nottingham, as well as the towns of Mansfield and Newark-on-Trent. The population is ethnically diverse, with 11 percent from black, Asian and minority ethnic communities, and is increased by university students and the large number who visit, socialise in, or travel through the area each year.

The transport infrastructure includes major rail stations.

What the force says

Connect with Nottinghamshire Police

Nottinghamshire Police website

Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s website