Taser deployment

Meeting: 
MQT on 2008-11-12
Session date: 
November 12, 2008
Reference: 
2008/2433
Question By: 
Dee Doocey
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many times have tasers been used by the MPS in the last year (please break down by drawn/aimed, red-dotted, arced drive, and stun fired)? Please give the breakdown between Authorised Firearms Officers and TSG Officers.

Answer

Answer for Taser deployment

Answer for Taser deployment

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please find below the Taser deployment figures as requested: Authorised Firearms Officer: Drawn 2 Red dot 11 Arced 3 Drive stunned 41 Fired 107

Territorial Support Group Officer: Drawn 126 Red dot 194 Arced 16 Drive stunned 5 Fired 48