Statement on Hillsborough by Bernard Hogan-Howe

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-02-26
Session date: 
February 26, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1156
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Given recent revelations regarding the Hillsborough disaster, will MOPAC reassess Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe's involvement in the event?

Answer

Answer for Statement on Hillsborough by Bernard Hogan-Howe

Answer for Statement on Hillsborough by Bernard Hogan-Howe

Answered By: 
The Mayor

MOPAC is responsible for deciding whether complaints against the Commissioner of the MPS should be referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). 

MOPAC received two complaints against the MPS Commissioner in connection with his role at Hillsborough. Both complaints were referred directly to the IPCC .