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Road Traffic Offences: Mobile phones

Question for Home Office

UIN 49735, tabled on 20 October 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many fixed penalty notices were issued by the police to motorists who use mobile telephones while driving in the last five years for which figures are available; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

25 October 2016

The number of fixed penalty notices (FPNs) issued to motorists for the use of handheld mobile phones while driving in each of the years from 2010 to 2014 is published in the annual “Police Powers and Procedures” statistical bulletin, which can be found at

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Home Office
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