The information is not available and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.
Since 2004-05, the number of criminal sanctions reported by national health service bodies in England in cases of physical assaults against NHS staff has been collected annually by the NHS Security Management Service. This information is shown in the following table:
Number 2004-05 759 2005-06 850 2006-07 869 2007-08 992
Criminal sanctions include:
cautions and conditional cautions;
community rehabilitation or punishment orders;
imprisonment (including suspended sentences);
conditional discharges; and