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Holloway Prison (Prisoners Held On Remand)

Volume 721: debated on Monday 22 November 1965

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will circulate in the OFFICIAL REPORT, without publishing their names, a list of the prisoners under the age of 21 years held on remand in Holloway Prison either for trial or sentence, setting out their ages, the dates since when they have been in custody and brief details of the charges against them.

On 16th November there were 40 prisoners under the age of 21 held on remand in Holloway Prison, either for trial or sentence. The following table gives the particulars asked for.

Date of committalAgeDetails of charges
24.9.6519*Taking and driving away without consent.
25.9.6520Housebreaking and larceny, obtaining cash from Postmaster General by forged instrument.
25.9.6519Unlawful possession of drugs. Breach of Probation.
15.10.6519Unauthorised possession of drugs.
16.10.6518Larceny of cash as a servant.
19.10.6518Larceny of purse and contents.
21.10.6517Larceny from shops.
22.10.6518Housebreaking and larceny.
23.10.6520Larceny in dwelling-house.
25.10.6519Larceny in dwelling-house. Larceny from shop.
26.10.6518Larceny from shop.
3.11.6517Larceny in dwelling-house.
3.11.6517Larceny from shop.
4.11.6519Making false statement to procure passport.
4.11.6518Obtaining cash by forged instrument.
4.11.6519*Failed to surrender to bail on charge of attempted housebreaking.
6.11.6518Possessing offensive weapons.
8.11.6518Larceny from dwelling-house.
8.11.6518Larceny from dwelling-house.
8.11.6518Possessing dangerous drugs.
8.11.6516Larceny from dwelling-house.

Date of committal


Details of charges

9.11.6519Failing to comply with conditions of probation order.
9.11.6520Shopbreaking and entering, larceny.
10.11.6519Wandering abroad.
11.11.6518Assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
11.11.6520Offences against the Aliens Order.
11.11.6518Possessing housebreaking implements.
13.11.6518Breach of Probation.
13.11.6520Larceny from shop.
15.11.6517Breach of Probation.
15.11.6519Larceny from dwelling-house.
15.11.6519Drunk and disorderly.
15.11.6517Possessing an offensive weapon.

* Also serving sentence.