Metropolitan Police Service command and control system (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-12-16
Session date: 
December 16, 2015
Reference: 
2015/4345
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

It was recently reported that the Metropolitan Police Service's aging command and control system's update had been delayed. How long is the delay expected to take, and when will the new system be operational?

Answer

Answer for Metropolitan Police Service command and control system (1)

Answer for Metropolitan Police Service command and control system (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

MOPAC awarded contracts to Lockheed Martin and Northup Grumman for the provision of a new command and control system.  There have been some problems which are currently being worked through to enable the new system to be implemented. The timescales are currently being defined.