Tony McNulty has told the website Labour Matters that Boris Johnson has broken a promise by appointing Kit Malthouse as his replacement chair of the Metropolitan Police Authority. Malthouse, the deputy Mayor of London, was set to be confirmed to the post today.
Harrow East MP McNulty launched another criticism of Johnson, saying under his leadership:
“…police numbers are being cut and the signs are that safer neighbourhood teams as we currently know them will be eroded.”
Read the full report here.