False and Malicious Alarms

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833

Request detail: 

Good afternoon

Iā€™m doing research for a story on malicious false alarms received by every fire service in England, could you provide me with the following data for your area from 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2018?

Incident number

Incident date

Time of call received by operator

Time call was stopped by operator

Category of incident

OPTIONAL: A brief description of incident

Location (local authority district)

Attended? (Yes/No)

If attended Yes ā€“ how many vehicles dispatched?

If attended Yes ā€“ how many crew dispatched?

If attended Yes ā€“ how long were crews involving with the incident

In addition, can you also provide me with the following data for 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2018 to compare?

Location

Number of non-malicious false alarm calls

Can you provide this data to me in a machine readable spreadsheet format, file type ending in .csv or .xlsx

Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please find attached the information requested.

Information Released: 

Yes

Received: 

Thursday, 20 September, 2018

Responded: 

Wednesday, 10 October, 2018

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