Met police commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe on morale and 'pleb' row
21 November 2012 Last updated at 17:07 GMT
Britain's most senior police officer has told BBC Radio 5 live's Victoria Derbyshire that low morale is a challenge for the force.
The Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe, also hinted that pay rises should be considered in the future.
He added that police officers involved in the so-called "plebgate" row in which former Conservative chief whip Andrew Mitchell swore at Downing Street officers, had accurately reported what happened.