Legal action against the MPS by former undercover police

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-07-17
Session date: 
July 17, 2013
Reference: 
2013/2386
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many former undercover officers have brought legal action against the Metropolitan Police Service? Please could you include those officers who have brought legal action, but settled out of court?

Answer

Answer for Legal action against the MPS by former undercover police

Answer for Legal action against the MPS by former undercover police

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Officers are drafting a response which will be sent shortly.

Written response from the Mayor 09 September 2013

The MPS cannot provide such information on undercover officers including former undercover officers, to protect their safety.