§ Mr. Meacher
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many policemen in the Metropolitan area have been dismissed or forced to resign from the police force as a result of corruption or similar charges made against them in each of the last seven years.
§ Mr. Whitelaw
The numbers of Metropolitan Police officers dismissed or required to resign following a criminal conviction for corruption or a similar offence were as follows:
1973 3 1974 2 1975 6 1976 3 1977 1 1978 1 1979 4