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Police use of firearms statistics: user guide

A user guide to Home Office police use of firearms statistics.

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User guide to police use of firearms statistics

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Provides additional information on the statistics in the ‘Police use of firearms’ publication. It also includes a glossary and sections on data quality and revisions.

Published 28 April 2016
Last updated 27 July 2017 + show all updates
  1. Updated to accompany release of 'Police use of firearms statistics, England and Wales: April 2016 to March 2017'.
  2. Updated to accompany publication of 'Police use of firearms statistics, England and Wales: April 2015 to March 2016'.
  3. First published.