Cost of policing One Commercial Street

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-12-17
Session date: 
December 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/5057
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please let me know the cost to date of policing the weekly 'Poor Doors' protest at One Commercial Street, including how many police officers have been involved and who is paying for the cost of the policing?

Answer

Answer for Cost of policing One Commercial Street

Answer for Cost of policing One Commercial Street

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The protest started in the summer and was covered by Tower Hamlets Neighbourhood Policing Team. 

Over the period a total of 116 officers were utilised and approximately 464 hours, at the approximate cost of £8,633. 

As a borough operation, it was funded within existing borough budgets.