Marine Policing Unit
The Marine Policing Unit (MPU) are responsible for policing 47 miles of the River Thames between Dartford and Hampton Court. We also support our Borough police colleagues by responding to incidents on the 250 miles of canals and other waterways within London.
What we do
The MPU is a 24/7 frontline policing unit with a wide range of skills and a strength of 76 officers. We operate from our base on the River Thames at Wapping.
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