Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-09-16
Session date: 
September 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2590
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

The Metropolitan Police Service and Crown Prosecution Service acknowledged that there is a "great need for increased numbers of Independent Sexual Violence Advisors". Has the Metropolitan Police Service delivered on their pledge to raise this issue with both the Home Secretary and the Mayor's Office for Policing and Crime?

Answer

Answer for Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (2)

Answer for Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please see my answer to MQ 2589.

The Metropolitan Police Service and Crown Prosecution Service will be responding to Government about the issues raised in Dame Elish Angiolini's Review into the investigation and prosecution of rape. This will include comments on recommendations made in the review around Independent Sexual Violence Advisors (ISVAs).