Police officers transporting people to hospital

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2195
Question By: 
Tony Arbour
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

In 2014/15 it was reported that on 903 occasions Metropolitan Police Service officers transported sick and injured people to hospital because of ambulances being unavailable. What processes can be put in place to reduce the need for front line police officers being required to transport individuals to hospital?

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