Modern Slavery Act

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2152
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What steps have the Metropolitan Police Service taken to prepare its staff for the introduction of the Modern Slavery Act?

Answer

Answer for Modern Slavery Act

Answer for Modern Slavery Act

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Trafficking & Kidnap Unit is currently working with the College of Policing to update the current mandatory training package for Police Officers with the legislative changes contained within the Modern Slavery Act 2015. Work is underway to ensure officers are ready to use the range of prevention orders contained within the new Act.