HC Deb 14 June 1982 vol 25 c185W
Mr. Tilley

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many police support units there are in each of the 24 districts of the Metropolitan Police; and how many officers are assigned to them in each of these districts;

(2) how many times the police support units, in each of the 24 police districts of the Metropolitan Police, have been mobilised in each of the past four years; and for what purpose the mobilisation was authorised on each occasion.

Mr. Mayhew

The term "police support unit" is not employed by the Metropolitan Police.