§ Mr. Mackinlay
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when the new Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis received the papers relating to the case of D. I. John Redgrave and others from the hon. Member for Thurrock; and when the hon. Member will receive an acknowledgement of their receipt. 
§ Mr. Charles Clarke
The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis tells me that the letter from my hon. Friend, with accompanying papers, was received in the Deputy Commissioner's office on 2 December. The Director, Complaints Investigation Bureau, sent an acknowledgement of the correspondence on 14 December.