APCC - Use of Spit Hoods

 The APCC commissioned a consultation in respect of the use of spit hoods. It is understood that 22 police force areas in England and Wales currently use spit hoods. Since 2011 it is understood that they have been deployed 2,486 times, including 513 occasions in 2015.  

PCC's Response

The PCC's response to the consultation can be viewed here.