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Departmental ICT

Volume 476: debated on Monday 19 May 2008

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster how many (a) mobile telephones, (b) personal digital assistants and (c) laptop computers issued to his staff were reported (i) lost, (ii) missing and (iii) stolen in each year since 2001. (184346)

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster how many of his Department's personal digital assistants were (a) lost and (b) stolen in each of the last five years; and what the value of those items was. (185279)

Cabinet Office central records show the numbers of mobile phones, personal digital assistants and laptop computers issued to staff and reported lost, missing and stolen in each year since 2001 are as follows:

Mobile phones

PDAs

Laptops

2001

0

0

1

2002

2

0

0

2003

3

0

9

2004

1

1

6

2005

1

2

1

2006

8

0

0

2007

6

1

3

The value of the personal digital assistants lost and stolen is £1,186.06.