Terrorism Related Offences

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3359
Question By: 
Unmesh Desai
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

The BBC currently estimates that 850 Britons have travelled to fight in Iraq and Syria. They also estimate that approximately half of them have returned. What is the Met's current estimate of the number of returnees from Iraq and Syria in residing in London?

Answer

Answer for Terrorism Related Offences

Answer for Terrorism Related Offences

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS does not release the specific number of returnees from Iraq and Syria residing in the London region for reasons of security.