The Commissioner of the City of London Police to be heard.
Members received an update of the Commissioner of the City of London Police (CLP) and the following points were made:
CLP was not able to progress the meeting to review
Operation Luscombe due to staffing issues. The meeting will now
take place before the end of July.
The Metropolitan Police will participate in the
review, which will begin in the Southwark Borough. They have also
encouraged boroughs Bethnal Green and Hackney to reconsider using
Operation Luscombe, which will ensure a consistent approach in the
boroughs surrounding the London metropolitan area.
CLP met with the British Transport Police to discuss
their commitment to using
d) CLP have secured two days for Officers to issue Luscombe tickets to people found begging within the City.
RESOLVED - That the update be noted.