BAME police recruits finishing training

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-11-16
Session date: 
November 16, 2016
Reference: 
2016/4157
Question By: 
Sian Berry
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What proportion of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) recruits who start Metropolitan Police officer training leave without completing the course? Please present this answer in a table for the years 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 including a comparison with a) non-BAME police officer recruits and b) police officer recruits as a whole?

Answer

Answer for BAME police recruits finishing training

Answer for BAME police recruits finishing training

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Police Constable (PC) recruitment training consists of an 18 week initial course.

Total Volume PC recruitment 2011 - 2015 by ethnicity

Year of Joining

BAME

Non BAME

Total

2011

79

410

489

2012

221

949

1170

2013

202

948

1150

2014

415

2475

2890

2015

504

1617

2121

Total Volume PC recruits who left the Met within the 18 week training period

Year of Recruitment

BAME

Non BAME

Total

2011

0

0

0

2012

0

2

2

2013

1

2

3

2014

3

15

18

2015

4

9

13