Dear Cleveland Police and Crime Commissioner,
I’d like to know how many cannabis farms Cleveland Police seized in the last 6 months.
I would also like to know how big the biggest farms were in terms of monetary value and amount of plants.
Additionally, what result the arrests/seizures ended in i.e. fine, jail time etc.
This request has been handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Regarding your request I can now inform you that I have completed my enquiries and that my reply on behalf of the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland is as follows.
I can confirm that the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cleveland does not hold this information.
s16 of the FOIA requires me to try and assist you in seeking the information you have asked for. In that vein I understand that this information may be held by Cleveland Police.
Date responded: 27 April 2017