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Spit hoods use in custody suites (7)

Questions to the Mayor of London – answered on 22nd October 2019.

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Photo of Siân Berry Siân Berry Green

When officers from the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) have used spit hoods in custody suites, how many times has the suspect who was hooded been identified, either at the time or later, to be in a mental health crisis?

Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Mayor of London

Officers are drafting a response. Please be advised that there may be some delay as the information also requires input from functional bodies.