Baton rounds (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-01-18
Session date: 
January 18, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0138
Question By: 
Steve O'Connell
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many Metropolitan Police Service officers are currently trained in the use of Baton rounds?

Answer

Answer for Baton rounds (1)

Answer for Baton rounds (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

In total, there are 812 officers within the MPS trained in the use of Baton Rounds.  The vast majority of these officers are within armed commands. Around 10% are in Public Order Specially Trained Units.