Police Cadets

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Reference: 
2013/1556
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many Police Cadets are there currently in London?

Answer

Answer for Police Cadets

Answer for Police Cadets

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There are currently 2433 cadets in London, of which:

• 1091 are female and 1342 are male; • 47 per cent of all cadets are currently from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds; and • 32 per cent are from crime vulnerable backgrounds against a target of 25 per cent.

In March cadets across London contributed 6378 hours volunteering in support of policing and crime prevention, resulting in added value of £219,084.29 to the policing of London.