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Evidence 22 February 2021

INQ029178/4 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, Operation Plato: Initial response to an MTFA v.2, dated 04/05/2017. (pdf) - download (2.14 MB)
INQ029796/1 - Statement of Associate Inspector Andrew Buchan of Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS), dated 21/01/2020. (pdf) - download (21.94 KB)
INQ029796/14-15 - Statement of Associate Inspector Andrew Buchan of Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS), dated 21/01/2020. (pdf) - download (567.31 KB)
INQ034419/1 - Statement of GMP Inspector Simon Lear, dated 06/07/20. (pdf) - download (190.39 KB)
INQ034419/3 - Statement of GMP Inspector Simon Lear, dated 06/07/20. (pdf) - download (281.28 KB)
INQ039970/1-2 - Greater Manchester Police Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 47 for MTFA (Operation Plato), v5 dated October 2016. (pdf) - download (49.42 KB)
INQ039970/6-7 - Greater Manchester Police Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) 47 for MTFA (Operation Plato), v5 dated October 2016. (pdf) - download (660.14 KB)
INQ007211/1 - Counter terrorism policing, Operation Plato initial response - contingency planning guidance for police forces, v1, undated. (pdf) - download (308.59 KB)
INQ007211/20 - Counter terrorism policing, Operation Plato initial response - contingency planning guidance for police forces, v1, undated. (pdf) - download (36.59 KB)
INQ017233/1 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, appendix C, initial response to a marauding terrorist firearms attack by North West region force firearms resources, version 1.10, dated 02/08/16. (pdf) - download (695.06 KB)
INQ017233/3-4 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, appendix C, initial response to a marauding terrorist firearms attack by North West region force firearms resources, version 1.10, dated 02/08/16. (pdf) - download (3.56 MB)
INQ019107/1 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training, part 3B, undated. (pdf) - download (531.87 KB)
INQ029178/1 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, Operation Plato: Initial response to an MTFA v.2, dated 04/05/2017. (pdf) - download (689.05 KB)
INQ029178/3 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, Operation Plato: Initial response to an MTFA v.2, dated 04/05/2017. (pdf) - download (2.45 MB)
INQ029178/5-6 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, Operation Plato: Initial response to an MTFA v.2, dated 04/05/2017. (pdf) - download (3.56 MB)
INQ029178/13-15 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration, Operation Plato: Initial response to an MTFA v.2, dated 04/05/2017. (pdf) - download (4.63 MB)
INQ035779/1 - Handwritten notes titled 'CT Hot Debrief', dated 03/11/16. (pdf) - download (361.17 KB)
INQ039966/1-2 - Email from Simon Lear to multiple GMP officers, dated 12/05/17. Email relates to the theme for upcoming training sessions being MTFA, following recommendations from the HMIC inspections. (pdf) - download (663.11 KB)
INQ039968/1 - North West Armed Policing Collaboration - Operation Plato: Initial Response to a Marauding Terrorist Firearms Attack (MTFA), draft v2 dated 04/05/17. (pdf) - download (908.29 KB)
INQ040194/1 - JESIP, MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation v2, undated. (pdf) - download (351.42 KB)
INQ040194/20-21 - JESIP, MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation v2, undated. (pdf) - download (975.26 KB)
INQ040195/1 - Presenter notes for use with MTFA Joint Services Commander Training powerpoint presentation at INQ040194. (pdf) - download (38.58 KB)
INQ040195/3-4 - Presenter notes for use with MTFA Joint Services Commander Training powerpoint presentation at INQ040194. (pdf) - download (68.86 KB)
INQ040316/1 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (334.77 KB)
INQ040316/3-6 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (605.93 KB)
INQ040316/8-11 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (277.93 KB)
INQ040316/13-14 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (69.5 KB)
INQ040316/16 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (41.17 KB)
INQ040316/20-21 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (381.05 KB)
INQ040316/23 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (46.34 KB)
INQ040316/25 - JESIP MTFA Joint Services Commander Training presentation slides, undated. (pdf) - download (41.24 KB)
INQ040403/1 - Email correspondence between David Whittle, Simon Lear and Leor Giladi relating to a draft Operation Plato plan, dated 05/05/17. (pdf) - download (21.43 KB)
INQ040413/10-11 - Statement of David Whittle, former GMP Inspector, dated 17/02/2021. (pdf) - download (490.08 KB)
INQ100059/1-2 - Internal GMP email correspondence dated December 2016 relating to MTFA Joint Services commanders training. (pdf) - download (676.21 KB)