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Police (Arms)

Volume 887: debated on Wednesday 5 March 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many small arms are held by the RUC and RUCR in Northern Ireland.

It is not in the interests of security to reveal the small arms holdings of the RUC and RUC (Reserve).

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many pistols and revolvers stolen from the police and their reserves in Northern Ireland have been stolen in each of the last five years.

The figures are as follows:

19701971197219731974
Pistols01181313
Revolvers002244
TOTAL01401717

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many pistols and revolvers stolen from the police and their reserves in Northern Ireland in the last five years have been identified as having been used in terrorist acts.

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what estimate he has of the number of pistols and revolvers stolen from the police and their reserves in Northern Ireland in the last five years that have been used in murders in Northern Ireland.