Hand-held metal detectors (3)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-12-16
Session date: 
December 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/4240
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do the MPS routinely use handheld scanners in stop & search procedures?

Answer

Answer for Hand-held metal detectors (3)

Answer for Hand-held metal detectors (3)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS does not routinely use handheld scanners in stop & search procedures but they are available for use by officer when operational circumstances dictate.