Police Numbers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2012-10-17
Session date: 
October 17, 2012
Reference: 
2012/3074
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

As of 31st August 2012, how many full time sworn police officers were there in Barnet; how many special constables; how many PCSOs; how many sergeants; what were the strength of each of the SNTs, broken down by officer ranks and types; what were the comparable figures for 31st August 2011 and 31st May 2010; and what he expects the figures to be on 31st August 2013?

Answer

Answer for Police Numbers

Answer for Police Numbers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The strengths for the relevant dates are set out in the table below:

Employee Group

31 August 2010

31 August 2011

31 August 2012

Police Officers

592.35

563.14

524.6

Sergeants

105.87

106.03

85.48

PCSOs

165.76

105.24

97.02

MSC

155

174

147

The table below shows the strengths of Sergeants, Constable and PCSOs the Safer Neighbourhood Teams at August 2010, 2011 and 2012.

At present we have no confirmed target strength at borough level for 31 March 2013.

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