HC Deb 08 June 1999 vol 332 c264W
Mr. Gerald Howarth

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many stop and search operations have been conducted by the Metropolitan Police in each month in 1999; and what was the total number of reported crimes for each month. [85560]

Kate Hoey

The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis has provided the following data:

1999 Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 stop and search Total notifiable offences
January 25,715 78,212
February 18,752 74,589
March 14,005 87,444
April 14,110 85,194