Policing the Underground

Meeting: 
MQT on 2003-09-17
Session date: 
September 17, 2003
Reference: 
2003/1560
Question By: 
Toby Harris
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What progress has been made in increasing the uniformed police presence on the Underground?

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Answer

Answer for Policing the Underground

Answer for Policing the Underground

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL have provided £2 million funding ensuring that 100 extra officers will police the Undergound.The recruitment commenced in April 2003 with the first 20 officers now in training. The remainder will be recruited in a phased process throughout the year. .