Domestic Violence

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-12-17
Session date: 
December 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/5785
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What proportion of calls to the MPS are related to Domestic Violence in London?

Answer

Answer for Domestic Violence

Answer for Domestic Violence

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The following is a breakdown of Domestic Abuse calls received by the police within the last rolling year followed by an explanation of what they mean.

Rolling Year Dec 13 to Nov 14

Graded response

Domestic Abuse

All Call Grades

As % of total calls

I - Immediate

75238

500577

15%

S - Significant

51364

754252

7%

E - Extended

24910

385949

6%

R - Referred

22269

2118063

1%

Total

173781

3758841

5%

Immediate - Within 12 minutes

Significant Priority - MUST attend within the hour

Extended - Appointment - attend (within 48 hours)

Referred - Calls received that do not require the attendance of police