Water cannon

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2496
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

You are on record on a number of occasions saying you would be blasted by water cannon to reassure Londoners that water cannon are safe and in answer to Mayoral Question 2014/2311 from July 2014 you informed me "I will be making arrangements with the MPS in due course".

Fourteen months after making this statement please provide an update as to when you will finally meet your pledge.

Answer

Answer for Water cannon

Answer for Water cannon

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Home Secretary has now made her decision on the use of water cannon. I remain supportive however of the Commissioner’s position on this matter.