Water Cannon training

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-02-23
Session date: 
February 23, 2015
Reference: 
2015/0442
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many officers have been trained to use the water cannon? How many officers are projected to need this training and at what cost?

Answer

Answer for Water Cannon training

Answer for Water Cannon training

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There are currently six officers trained to use the water cannon (1 Water Cannon Commander, 1 Crew Commander and 4 support crew officers).

Future requirements are not known at this time and will be subject to a needs analysis.