Sir Tom aforesaid in his opinion the civil authority and therefore the Mayor’s workplace for Policing And Crime’s (Mopac) actions were “oppressive” and “unreasonable”.
“The pressure to resign was considerable , and it succeeded,” he added.
The civil authority was entirely incapable in interview of explaining why he believed he had to create a public statement on the commissioner’s position on the evening of the ten February, 2022.”
In June – months once Dame Cressida quit – the Met was placed into a complicated stage of observance, in what the Home Secretary represented as “special measures”.
Ms Patel aforementioned it had been clear to her the Met Police was falling short in obtaining “the basics right”.