§ 21. Mr. Carlisle
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the net increase in the number of police in the Metropolitan Police force and in the provincial police forces since 1st January, 1968, to the latest date for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Elystan Morgan
The provisional figures at the end of February showed a net increase of 531 in the Metropolitan Police and a net decrease of 63 in the provincial forces.