Prevent Extremism

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2049
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The Metropolitan Police Service works closely with community organisations such as Mosques to help monitor extremist behaviour. Is there an equivalent profiling strategy to combat far-right, fascist and anti-Muslim individuals or groups?

Answer

Answer for Prevent Extremism

Answer for Prevent Extremism

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS addresses all forms of extremism. The allocation of resources is proportionate to the threats we currently face. Communities are not profiled but engaged with to address vulnerabilities and divert individuals from criminality.