§ Mr. Waller
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what progress has been made in considering and implementing the recommendations in Mr. Byford's report of his review of the Yorkshire ripper case.
§ Mr. Whitelaw
My Department has issued to chief officers of police circulars of guidance on the investigation of a series of major crimes and on the Contempt of Court Act 1981. Copies of these circulars have been placed in the Library.