Stop and Search

South Yorkshire Police has a clear vision for Stop and Search: To achieve the highest level of trust and confidence in its use to tackle crime and keep our streets safe.

This key policing power assists us to protect our communities by identifying and eliminating violent and key crimes including anti-social behaviour.

GIVE US YOUR FEEDBACK: Fill out our Stop and Search Survey.

GET INVOLVED: Join us on patrol and participate in a Lay Observation or attend our Stop and Search Scrutiny Panel by emailing stop_and_search@southyorks.pnn.police.uk

 

WATCH OUR VIDEO: STOP & SEARCH SHORT & SWEET, TO FIND OUT WHAT A STOP & SEARCH IS

 

USEFUL LINKS:

Access our internet site here 

Find South Yorkshire Police statistics on Police.UK

National Police Chiefs Council (NPCC) guidance on stop and search.

Hanstock Stop and Search (Consolidated Overview of Stop and Search Recommendations)

The Chief Constable's Public Encounters Plan

 

OTHER USEFUL INFORMATION:

Q&As