Figure 15: Historic police officer ethnic diversity recruitment targets936
Note: 1999 figures for % of BAME police officers based on “Labour Force Survey” winter quarter 1997–8. % of BAME police officers based on headcount.
Figure 16: Police officer leavers in England and Wales by exit route between 2007/08 and 2019/20937
Figure 17: Stop and search by ethnicity and police force area938
936 House of Commons Library analysis based on Home Affairs Committee, Fourth report 1998–99: Police training and recruitment, 28 June 1999, Annex B; Home Office, Police officer uplift, quarterly update to 31 March 2021, 29 April 2021, Table U6.
937 House of Commons library analysis from Home Office, Police Workforce, England and Wales, 31 March 2020: leavers open data tables; and Police Workforce, England and Wales, 31 March 2020: ethnicity open data tables, accessed 20 November 2020.
938 Source: Gov.uk, Ethnicity facts and figures: Stop and Search: Stop and search rate per 1,000 people, by ethnicity and area, accessed 22 April 2021.
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