Any stop and search conducted by an officer is recorded via a report regarding the circumstances. This provides detail around the reasons, outcomes and details of the subject involved.

The information gathers can be used and scrutinised with the aim of ensuring that these powers are used effectively and ethically.

The information on this page relates to police use of stop and search in Northamptonshire. Please find both monthly and quarterly data presented below.

Regional statistics can also be found on the website here.