Firearms officers [2]

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-11-16
Session date: 
November 16, 2016
Reference: 
2016/4399
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

It is reported that Firearms officers are to travel on London Underground trains following the bomb alert at North Greenwich station. Will these all be BTP officers or will the Met. be part of this operation?

Answer

Answer for Firearms officers [2]

Answer for Firearms officers [2]

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I suggest that these will be BTP officers, as the MPS have no plans to move firearms officers using underground trains.