I would like to know the ten fastest vehicle speeds recorded by Essex Police on Essex's roads in the calendar year of 2020. I would like to know which road each speed was recorded on and what vehicle brand/model each speed was recorded by (if this information is held).
Disclosure with Exemptions
Full Disclosure with Section 40(2) Exemption
Information Correct as at
23 September 2021
Date of Disclosure
06 October 2021
FOI 16140 Response
Having completed enquiries within Essex Police in respect of Section 1(1)(a), Essex Police does hold information relating to your request, Essex Police can confirm in respect of Section 1(1)(b) the following data:
Caveat: The data is correct as at 23 September 2021.
Offence Speed Details
Offence Speed Count
RANGE ROVER SPORT
A13 BYPASS EASTBOUND, STANFORD-LE-HOPE
A130 CANON BARNS BRIDGE, EAST HANNINGFIELD (70MPH)
M11, MATCHING ROAD BRIDGE, HARLOW
M25, NR M/POST 5563A, CLOCKWISE CARRIAGEWAY, EPPING
M25, NR M/POST 5563B, ANTI CLOCKWISE CARRIAGEWAY, EPPING
M25, NR M/POST 5756B, BTWN JCT 29 & 28 ANTI CLOCKWISE CARRIAGEWAY, CRANHAM
No further information will be provided by virtue of the following exemption:
Section 40(2) Personal Information
Providing a further breakdown of the speed, vehicle make and model together with the location, may allow individuals to be identified.
Every effort is made to ensure that the data provided by Essex Police is accurate and complete. However, Essex Police systems are designed primarily for the management of individual cases and not for the purposes of providing data to answer specific FOI enquiries. Please note although data can be extracted from a number of sources via database queries, the results may be subject to inaccuracies. Care should be taken to understand our return when considering the interpretation or further use of the data.
Essex Police work with Essex Highways closely through the Safer Essex Roads Partnership (SERP). SERP comprises Essex Police, Essex County Council, Southend-On-Sea Borough Council, Thurrock Council, Essex Fire and Rescue Services, Highways England and Essex and Hearts Air Ambulance Trust. The below link may be of interest to you: