Number of times motorists stopped by police in 2014 (FOI)
Number of times motorists stopped by police in 2014 (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by States of Jersey and published on 05 August 2015.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, please advise the total number of occasions a motorist was asked to show evidence of vehicle ownership, their car tax, driving licence or car insurance during the period 1 Jan 2014 to 31 Dec 2014.
The Freedom of Information Law in Jersey is separate and distinct from the UK legislation and can be found at:
Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 on the Jersey Law website
Jersey does not operate a road tax system however police officers can issue a form to motorists, similar to the UK HORT/1, requesting production of driving licence, insurance and registration documents. This is known locally as an ‘RT/1’ form.
The numbers issued in 2014 are detailed below.