At a Home Affairs Select Committee conference on 14 January 2013, the Commissioner suggested that the MPS is planning on part-funding chairs of policing at universities. Please confirm how much will be spent in this year, or future years, on funding research into policing at universities. Do you support this expenditure?
The Draft Police and Crime Plan proposes neighbourhood police working across a cluster of wards with only one dedicated PC and one PCSO per ward. Please provide a breakdown by ward of the dedicated - and Local Police Area - allocation of sergeants, PCs and PCSOs.
The Draft Police and Crime Plan proposes neighbourhood police working across a cluster of wards or a 'Local Police Area'. Please can you define, for each borough in London, what a Local Police area is. How many wards will it cover?