Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe believes that stop and search has improved. He says he get "less complaints" than he did. He added that the overall amount of stop and search has been reduced by 40 per cent.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe says the people of London should always expect "high things" of the Met. He said that "where necessary we (should) get rid of the people who are damaging our reputation".
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe spoke on the subject of two female police officers killed earlier:
I am deeply shocked and saddened by the death of two officers in Manchester today in this horrific attack. It is a tragic reminder that officers face the potential for danger on a daily basis. My thoughts are with the families and colleagues of these brave police officers.
The Met Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe has told the London Assembly that he is confident the Olympics will have proper security. He also explained that the problems at G4S were made worse because the company assumed it had a communication problem and did not realise it was short of staff.
London's top police officer, Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe, gave a lesson on the dangers of knife crime to teenagers at Edmonton County School - including the friends of a pupil who was killed last year.