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This release contains statistics on the numbers of police officers, police staff, police community support officers (PCSOs), designated officers1, traffic wardens and special constables in post on 31 March 2016 in the 43 police forces of England and Wales and the British Transport Police.

The workforce figures in this release are all provided on a full-time equivalent (FTE) basis unless indicated otherwise. FTE figures are a count of police workers that takes account of part-time working practices. For example, a full-time employee is counted as 1.0 and a part-time employee who works 70% of ‘normal’ hours is counted as 0.7. It accounts for contracted hours, rather than actual hours worked, which might include overtime. Some figures on a headcount basis are available in the data tables available alongside this release.

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