Authorisation for undercover police to enter homes (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-11-20
Session date: 
November 20, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4080
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Are undercover metropolitan police officers authorised to move into the homes of political activists or associates to live with them, bearing in mind the usual legal requirements that police should obtain a search warrant before being able to conduct search a home? 

Answer

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