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Murderers (Release From Prison)

Volume 14: debated on Thursday 3 December 1981

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many convicted murderers have been released from prison within the last decade.

[pursuant to his reply, 20 November 1981, c. 248]: The numbers of persons convicted of murder who have been released during the last decade from prisons in England and Wales, including persons detained during Her Majesty's Pleasure under section 53(1) of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933, but excluding persons who previously had been released on licence and subsequently recalled to prison, are as follows:

Person convicted of murder released from prison
YearNumber
197121
197224
197329
197435
197539
197662
197752
197874
197964
198035