President Trump's Visit (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2018-05-17
Session date: 
May 17, 2018
Reference: 
2018/1250
Question By: 
David Kurten
Organisation: 
UKIP
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

You recently stated that President Trump should expect loud protests when he visits London in July 2018. How many people are the Metropolitan Police expecting to attend these protests, and how will they ensure the safety and security of the President?

Answer

Answer for President Trump's Visit (2)

Answer for President Trump's Visit (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Met anticipate protest numbers to crystallise approximately two weeks before the event. As such it is inappropriate to comment on protest numbers or policing tactics at this stage.