MPS Fatal shootings

MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


How many fatal shootings have been carried out by the MPS in the last five years?  Please provide a total and the borough in which the shooting took place.  Please also provide a profile of the victims of these shootings.


Answer for MPS Fatal shootings

Answer for MPS Fatal shootings

Answered By: 
The Mayor

In the last five years there have been 3 fatal police shootings in the MPS.  The details of the individuals are:  

4th August 2011 - Mark Duggan fatally shot in Tottenham. Mark Duggan was a black male.

5th September 2014 - Dean Joseph fatally shot in Islington. Dean Joseph was a black male.

30th August 2015 - James Fox fatally shot in Enfield. James Fox was a white male.