Water Cannon (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-07-02
Session date: 
July 2, 2014
Reference: 
2014/2512
Question By: 
Murad Qureshi
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

If the Home Secretary refuses to licence the use of Water Cannon, how much money will you have wasted in acquiring this equipment?

Answer

Answer for Water Cannon (2)

Answer for Water Cannon (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The costs of the water cannon being purchased, including the considerable savings made by procuring these devices from the German Federal Police, are set out in DMPC Decision 2014-66.

There is a market in second-hand water cannon which could mitigate the costs.