Metropolitan Police Service: No plans to disband Trident

It has played key role in tackling gun crime, particularly in London’s black communities

The Metropolitan Police Service has confirmed that there are no plans to disband Trident.

“Trident has played a key role in our success in tackling gun crime, particularly in London’s black communities, and we remain committed to maintaining and building on this success,” MPS said.

“We will continue to work with the communities we serve and our partners, including the Trident Independent Advisory Group, to prevent shootings where we can and to bring those responsible for these crimes to justice,” MPS added.