Diversity in the Met (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-02-26
Session date: 
February 26, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1116
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How people are there at sergeant rank currently in the MPS? Of those how many are women?

Answer

Answer for Diversity in the Met (2)

Answer for Diversity in the Met (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

As of 31 January 2014 the number of Sergeants within the MPS was 4,740. Of these, 862 were female.

The MPS are working to increase the proportion of female recruits during the current plans to recruit 5,000 officers by 2015.