MPS surveillance drones

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-09-17
Session date: 
September 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3073
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do the MPS have any operational surveillance drones? How many and how much do they cost per year to operate?

Answer

Answer for MPS surveillance drones

Answer for MPS surveillance drones

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS does not have any drones for use in overt policing. In relation to the use of drones for covert operations we neither confirm nor deny.