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Robbery With Violence (Cases)

Volume 463: debated on Thursday 14 April 1949

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many cases of robbery with violence have occurred in each of the last 12 months; in how many death or injury resulted; and in how many the criminal was detained.

The latest available figures are those for 1948 and are as follows:

MonthCased of robbery with violenceArrest made
January10642
February8530
March12147
April8229
May7930
June8839
July7736
August7828
September8735
October9228
November9237
December11423
Total1,101404
I regret that information relating to the number of cases in which death or injury resulted is not available.