Policing (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2019-01-17
Session date: 
January 17, 2019
Reference: 
2019/0225
Question By: 
Peter Whittle
Organisation: 
Brexit Alliance Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

How many arrests did the Metropolitan Police carry out at the Brexit Betrayal counter demonstration on 9th December 2018, what were they charged with - and how many have been referred to the CPS?

Answer

Policing (1)

Policing (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

There were three arrests at the demonstration on 9th December 2018. These are shown below:

- Assault on police/emergency worker – Charged to appear at Westminster Magistrates on 2nd January 2019

- Affray and common assault – Charged to Westminster Magistrates on 3rd January 2019

- Offensive weapon – No Further Action (insufficient evidence)