§ Mr. McNamara
asked the Attorney-General how many cases in 1986 involving persons injured by plastic bullets in Northern Ireland have been considered by the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland; and what action was taken in each case.
Figures for cases received during 1986 by the Director of Public Prosecutions for Northern Ireland involving persons injured by the alleged use of baton rounds are as follows:407W
Number Cases 14 Persons injured (including one fatal injury) 15 Prosecutions directed 1 No prosecutions directed 12
In one case a final direction pends the submission to the director of additional evidence.