asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many pieces of pornographic and obscene literature were seized by the Metropolitan Police in 1975, 1977 and 1979, respectively; and what happened to this literature.
I understand from the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis that the available information is as follows:
|ARTICLES SEIZED BY THE METROPOLITAN POLICE UNDER THE OBSCENE PUBLICATIONS ACT 1959|
|Number of articles|
|Year||Total||Books, magazines and typescripts|