Undercover Police Officers

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-09-14
Session date: 
September 14, 2017
Reference: 
2017/3567
Question By: 
Peter Whittle
Organisation: 
UKIP
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

To ask the Mayor whether the practice of undercover police officers using the identities of dead children still obtains in the Metropolitan Police, or has it been discontinued.

Answer

Answer for Undercover Police Officers

Answer for Undercover Police Officers

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I am informed that the Metropolitan Police Service has ceased this practice. Its historic use will be considered by the Public Inquiry into Undercover Policing as part of its terms of reference.