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Police Manpower

Volume 180: debated on Thursday 15 November 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what are the latest figures for police manpower in the United Kingdom; and what was the position in 1979.

My right hon. and learned Friend has responsibility for police forces in England and Wales. As

Prisoners held in prison service establishments in England and Wales under prison rule 43 and young offender institution rule 46 by type of segregation, age group, sex and current period of segregation, 31 March 1990
Aged under 21AdultsAged under 21Adults
Own protection
Current period of segregation
Up to 1 month5244915
Over 1 up to 3 months7049314
Over 3 up to 12 months5396025
Over 12 months618906
All periods1812,091420
Good order or discipline
Current period of segregation
Up to 1 month4411628
Over 1 up to 3 months94301
Over 3 months61411
All periods59173310
Total (Rule 43/46)2402,264730