National Statistics

Police workforce, England and Wales: 30 September 2018

Statistics on police workforce numbers in the 43 police forces in England and Wales and the British Transport Police.



Police workforce open data tables.

Statistics cover police officers, police staff, police community support officers, designated officers, special constables and police support volunteers.

See the ‘User Guide to Police Workforce Statistics’ for further information, including a glossary, conventions used and other background information.

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The Home Office Responsible Statistician is David Blunt, Chief Statistician and Head of Profession for Statistics.

Published 24 January 2019