The MPS is concentrating on improving the quality and rigour of initial investigations in order to improve the service to victims by reducing the need for follow up visits.
In addition, the MPS has reviewed its telephone investigation service and committed to offering a personal visit to any victim of crime who requests it.
This has resulted in an additional 50,000 victims of crime being visited by an initial investigator since April 2012.
More top news
Led by Quo frontman Francis Rossi, Parfitt's band mate for 50 years, the group's current line-up joined mourners at Woking Crematorium.
Currently the Ealing Council has a huge shortage of suitable space and sees these steel well insulated boxes as a cheaper alternative.
Staff at Envirowaste in Leyton say the medal may have been left within a piece of furniture and thrown away accidentally.