Further to Question No: 2016/4880
The Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime is quoted as saying, in respect of the decision to pilot the merger of borough BCUs:
"Further (my emphasis) evaluation and consultation will follow, after which and alongside our new Police and Crime Plan, decisions will be taken on the best way to deliver our commitment to real neighbourhood policing."
What evaluation, and what consultation and with whom, was carried out before the decision to pilot the merger in Barnet and Islington?
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