Private funding for policing (2)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2018-12-20
Session date: 
December 20, 2018
Reference: 
2018/5129
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How much private funding for police officers has the Metropolitan Police received during financial years 2015/16, 2016/17 and 2017/18 and so far for 2018/19?

Answers

Answer for Private funding for policing (2)
Private funding for policing (2)

Private funding for policing (2)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The amount of funding the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) has received from non-public sector organisations for funding police officer posts during financial years 2015/16, 2016/17 and 2017/18 and so far for 2018/19 is shown below. The funding is agreed through Special Policing Services, Collaboration agreements, or Police Service arrangements, for example, the policing for Heathrow airport, which in 2017/18 was circa £20m.

Year

2015/16

2016/17          

2017/18         

2018/19

(to Dec 18)          

Funding received (£)

21,483,032

27,453,509

27,195,733

18,030,858