§ Mr. McNamara
asked the Attorney-General how many cases in 1984 involving persons injured by plastic 709W bullets in Northern Ireland have been considered by the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland; and what action was taken in each case.
§ The Attorney-General
Figures for cases considered by the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland involving persons killed or injured by the alleged use of baton rounds in 1984 are as follows:
Number Cases 12 Person injured 13 Persons killed 0 Prosecution directed 0 No prosecution directed 6
In six cases a final direction pends the outcome of other proceedings or the submission to the director of additional evidence.