Use of spit hoods (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3199
Question By: 
Keith Prince
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

In each of the last three years, on how many occasions has the Metropolitan Police Service used a spit hood during an arrest?

Answer

Answer for Use of spit hoods (2)

Answer for Use of spit hoods (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Spit Guards have not been used by the Metropolitan Police Service, and the proposed pilot is intended only to test their use in custody suites.