President Trump visit and policing arrangements

Meeting: 
MQT on 2018-07-19
Session date: 
July 19, 2018
Reference: 
2018/1899
Question By: 
Unmesh Desai
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will the Met be receiving any outside assistance from other police forces in England and Wales for the visit of President Trump and if so how many officers from police forces outside of the Metropolitan Police Service will be assisting the policing operation?

Answer

Answer for President Trump visit and policing arrangements

Answer for President Trump visit and policing arrangements

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS requested 29 SEG (VIP Motorcycle Escort) officers from 12 forces. They were deployed between 12-14th July inclusive and were provided with overnight accommodation during this time