Reference 2017-692

REF:            2017-692

Subject:        Reported sexual assaults in A&E past five years

          

 

Request:

Under the Freedom of Information Act, could you please clarify whether you hold data on the number of patient-on-patient sexual assaults in your Accident and Emergency department, as well as patient-on-staff sexual assaults?

If so, could you please release the number of reported assaults to me, divided by year and by category (patient-on-patient and patient-on-staff) in an Excel spreadsheet to send to this email, along with the number of resulting arrests or convictions (if you have this information), for the past five years.

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2017-692 – FOI Request – Reported sexual assaults in A and E past five years [18 kb] Ms Excel

Within the outcome to state whether the incident resulted in an arrest or conviction, we cannot answer because we do not hold this information.