This request, reference HQ/PA/555/15, was received on Friday 20 March 2015, 10:45am.
1) How many people are there currently employed in the department which handles communication/media relations? 2) What are their posts/job titles and pay grade. 3) How many people were employed in this department in 2010? 4) Is this number expected to increase or decrease over the next three years? 5) Are there any warranted police officers currently working in the communications/media relations department? a. If yes, how many and what are their job titles b. If not, when was the last time a warranted officer was employed/worked in communications/media relations. 6) Has the position of head of the communications/media relations department ever been held by a warranted police officer? If so, when was this? 7) What is the budget for the communications/media relations department for 2013/2014 and 2015/2016? 8) Is the budget expected to increase or decrease over the next three years?
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