MPS - Specialist Command Units

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-02-20
Session date: 
February 20, 2017
Reference: 
2017/0725
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What is the current supervisory ratio for each specialist command unit at the MPS? Please provide details for the years 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Answer

Answer for MPS - Specialist Command Units

Answer for MPS - Specialist Command Units

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Sergeant to Constable ratios within Specialist Crime & Operations (SCO) for each year are shown in the table below.

Note that departments within SCO vary considerably in size and over time some of these departments and their functions have been merged or created anew.

Specialist Crime & Operations

December 2014

December 2015

December 2016

SCO1 - Homicide and Serious Crime

1 : 4.2

1 : 4.1

1 : 4.7

SCO3 - Specialist Crime Reduction

1 : 1.1

-

-

SCO4 - Forensic Services

-          

1 : 9.9

1 : 7.8

SCO7 - Serious & Organised Crime

1 : 5

1 : 5.5

1 : 6.1

SCO8 - Trident & Area Crime Command

1 : 4.5

1 : 5.1

1 : 6.1

SCO12 - AC Private Office & Business Support

1 : 2.2

1 : 0.3

1 : 0.7

SCO16 - Performance Improvement Unit

1 : 2.9

-          

-          

SCO17 - Sexual Offences Exploitation & Child Abuse

1 : 3.4

1 : 4.3

1 : 5.2

SCO19 - Force Firearms Unit

1 : 6.6

1 : 7.6

1 : 8.1

SCO20 - Taskforce

1 : 6.6

1 : 6.9

1 : 7.5

SCO21 - Crime Academy & Review Group

1 : 0.3

-          

-          

SCO22 - Public Order and Resources

1 : 4

1 : 4.1

1 : 4.1

SCO35 - Covert Intelligence

1 : 5.2

1 : 4.9

1 : 5

SCO36 - Intelligence Development & Support

1 : 3

1 : 3.3

1 : 3.2

SCO37 - MetCC

1 : 3.4

1 : 3.8

1 : 4.2

SCO39 - Covert Governance and Intelligence Compliance

1 : 0.4

1 : 1.9

1 : 0.8