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Travelling People: Trespass

Volume 461: debated on Monday 4 June 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many convictions of travellers there were in 2006 for trespass on (a) Government and (b) local authority-owned land. (139033)

[holding answer 24 May 2007]: Criminal sanctions are available under sections 61, 62A-E, 77 and 78 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994. Communities and Local Government does not hold any information on the number of convictions for trespass on Government or local authority owned land.