Barnet Police Numbers 1

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-03-19
Session date: 
March 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/1504
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

As of 28th February 2014, how many full time sworn police officers were there in Barnet; how many special constables; how many PCSOs; how many sergeants; how many non PCSO civilian staff were there; what were the comparable figures for 1st May 2010, and 28th February 2013; and what do you expect the figures to be on 1st May 2015?

Answer

Answer for Barnet Police Numbers 1

Answer for Barnet Police Numbers 1

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The strengths for the relevant dates are set out in the table below:

Employee Group

01 May

 2010

28 February

2013

28 February 2014

01 May 2015

Police Officers

595.18

514.96

519.24

Not Available

Sergeants

98.73

85.68

72.18

PCSOs

176.76

91.69

65.80

MSC

133.00

158.00

140.00

Police Staff

105.28

77.17

50.28

At present the MPS have no confirmed target strengths for 2015. Borough policing is supported by a range of other specialists resources provided by the MPS overall, which are not captured in the above figures. Comparisons cannot be made between the Local Policing Model now in place and previous structures in place at borough or ward level.