Moped crime - security tagging

Meeting: 
MQT on 2017-12-14
Session date: 
December 14, 2017
Reference: 
2017/4950
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

What funding is available for the security tagging of mopeds/bikes?

Answer

Answer for Moped crime - security tagging

Answer for Moped crime - security tagging

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I urge motorcycle owners to make sure their vehicles are secured to deter would-be thieves. As outlined in the Met's Be Safe Campaign, motorcycle owners have a key role in tackling motorcycle crime at its root. Vehicle owners must be personally responsible for securing their vehicles appropriately, just as bicycle and car owners are.

My Deputy Mayor for Policing and Crime is continuing to work with Secure by Design, MPS and motorcycle user groups to examine the benefits of an array of security measures, including trackers