Home Office statistical information on foreign national prisoners is published on a quarterly and annual basis.
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether they will place in the Library of the House the Home Office circular to police forces of December 2004 which set out broad criteria by which cases for consideration for deportation of foreign prisoners should be referred to the Immigration and Nationality Directorate.[HL5997]
The document referred to has already been published on the department’s website and is available from the following address: www.knowledgenetwork.gov.uk/HO/circular.nsf/79755433dd36a66980256d4f004d1514/aa1edee7adce9fae80256f490035522d?OpenDocument.