Mayor calls for extra funds and claims there are now 3.3 officers per 1,000 Londoners

London was hit harder than any other part of the country by years of Conservative cuts to its police force, Sadiq Khan has claimed.

Citing new figures, the London mayor said that in 2010, when the Conservatives came to power nationally and started cutting government spending, the capital had 4.1 officers per 1,000 Londoners – but by 2016/17 that had dropped to 3.3 officers per 1,000 Londoners.

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