Body worn cameras [1]

Meeting: 
Plenary on 2016-07-06
Session date: 
July 6, 2016
Reference: 
2016/2392
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

When will body worn cameras be rolled out to every officer in contact with the public?

Answer

Answer for Body worn cameras [1]

Answer for Body worn cameras [1]

The Commissioner and I are committed to the roll out of body worn cameras to all front line police officers. 

It is now anticipated that the roll out will start over the next few months. This will be completed in phases with anticipated completion achieved by June 2017. A total of 22,000 cameras are being issued in total.