Met efficiency hits rock bottom under Khan, Independent report today shows

  HM Inspectorate report today: Metropolitan police service ‘requires improvement’ Previously ‘good’ Met (Britain’s best funded service) now in bottom third nationally Concern over Mayor’s calls for increased funding in wake of efficiency failings   Despite a previously good rating, the Met now finds itself in the bottom third nationally for efficiency.

Phone companies 'should blacklist hoax 999 callers'

– Hoax calls to the Met police tripled last year and cost the fire brigade £1.6million The Mayor of London should encourage mobile phone operators to consider blacklisting hoax emergency callers that are costing the taxpayer millions of pounds, says Conservative London Assembly member Tony Arbour. Hoax calls to the Metropolitan Police tripled over the past three years and cost London Fire Brigade £1.6million in…