Sir Nicholas Soames: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the Order of Battle of the Royal Navy Police is.
Mike Penning, Minister of State for the Armed Forces: As at 3 March 2017, the Order of Battle for the Royal Navy Police is:
Provost Marshal Navy Headquarters
Naval Provost Marshal Eastern Region
Naval Provost Marshal Western Region
Naval Provost Marshal Northern Region
Royal Navy Special Investigation Branch Eastern Region
Royal Navy Special Investigation Branch Western Region
There are discreet numbers of Royal Navy Police that are employed in policing and non-policing roles across Defence.