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Jean Charles de Menezes

Volume 478: debated on Monday 23 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what discussions (a) she, (b) Ministers in her Department, (c) her special advisers and (d) officials in her Department had with the Commissioner of the Police for the Metropolis about Jean Charles de Menezes in each week since January 2006; what the (i) location and (ii) duration of each meeting was; whether a record of each meeting was kept; who attended each meeting; what the cost was of each meeting, broken down by (A) administrative and (B) other costs; and if she will make a statement. (192488)

[holding answer 18 March 2008]: Regular discussions take place between the Commissioner of Police for the Metropolis and Ministers and senior Home Office officials on matters of mutual interest. During the period in question these will have included on occasion the tragic case of Mr. de Menezes.