Dear Metropolitan Police Service (MPS),

Can you list the current cameras in Westminster Borough now operated and in use by Metropolitan Police as the council no longer operate any but quote TFL and Met Police and other agencies in Borough have their own systems.
So with regards to Metropolitan Police run cameras in this Borough -

Can you list.

1) How many cameras currently in operation?
2) Where are the locations?
3) Are those monitored by a control centre?
4) How does one request a copy of any footage for crime?

Yours faithfully,

Ingrid Addison

Cyclops on behalf of Ramiz Malik, Metropolitan Police Service (MPS)

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Information Rights Unit
PO Box 313

  Sidcup

  DA15 0HH
United Kingdom
 
Our Ref: 01/FOI/20/013402
 
Date: 10/02/2020
 
 

 

 

 

Dear  Addison

 

Freedom of Information Request Reference No: 01/FOI/20/013402

I write in connection with your request for information which was received
by the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) on 08/02/2020. I note you seek
access to the following information:

 

Can you list the current cameras in Westminster Borough now operated and
in use by Metropolitan Police as the council no longer operate any but
quote TFL and Met Police and other agencies in Borough have their own
systems. 
So with regards to Metropolitan Police run cameras in this Borough - 

Can you list.

1) How many cameras currently in operation?
2) Where are the locations?
3) Are those monitored by a control centre?
4) How does one request a copy of any footage for crime?

 

Your request will now be considered in accordance with the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (the Act).  You will receive a response within the
statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Act.  

 

If you have any further enquiries concerning this matter, please contact
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advise you of the relevant contact details. 

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

R Malik

 

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Cyclops on behalf of Andrea Duncan, Metropolitan Police Service (MPS)

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Your ref: 
Our ref: 01/FOI/20/013402

 

18/03/2020

 

 

 
 

 

Dear Ms Addison

 

Freedom of Information Request Reference No: 01/FOI/20/013402

 

Please see the attached in respect of your Freedom of Information request
referenced above.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Andrea Duncan