§ Mr. Mackinlay
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to his answer of 30 January,Official Report, column 708, how many offenders cautioned each year since 1991 had already been cautioned on two or more occasions. 
§ Mr. Maclean
The information requested is not routinely collected. The table below shows results from special studies of those cautioned for indictable offences in one week in each of 1991 and 1994 in England and Wales.
Persons cautioned in study week, 1991 and 1994 England and Wales Percentages Number of previous cations 1991 1994 None 80 85 One 12 10 Two or more 8 5