Metropolitan Police Service's Handling of Non-recent Sexual Offence Investigations Alleged Against Persons of Public Prominence Independent Review

Home Office written question – answered at on 18 June 2020.

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Photo of Philip Davies Philip Davies Conservative, Shipley

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, with reference to paragraph 2.4.137 of the report entitled, The Independent Review of the Metropolitan Police Service's handling of non-recent sexual offence investigations alleged against persons of public prominence, published on 4 October 2019, whether the police have plans to undertake an investigation of the two individuals referred to as potential witnesses A and B for perverting the course of justice and wasting police time; and if she will make a statement.

Photo of Kit Malthouse Kit Malthouse Minister of State (Ministry of Justice and Home Office)

The police are independent of Government, and it is an operational decision by forces whether to conduct investigations into alleged criminality.

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