Roads and Traffic Policing Command (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4194
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The MPS's Roads and Traffic Policing Command goes operationally live from the 1st December. Please provide the staffing breakdown for this new command.

Answer

Answer for Roads and Traffic Policing Command (1)

Answer for Roads and Traffic Policing Command (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The total establishment for the new MPS Roads and Transport Policing Command (RTPC) is 2,308 uniformed officers. The RTPC will be the UK's largest police command and will consist of 1,658 police officers and 650 police community support officers dedicated to: reducing crime, congestion and collisions; making London safer and better for cyclists; improving the safety of the taxi and private hire industry; and improving public confidence in the safety of travelling in the capital.