§ 2. Lord APSLEY
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department the number of burglaries that have been committed in the London district this month and the value of property lost thereby?
§ The SECRETARY of STATE for the HOME DEPARTMENT (Sir William Joynson-Hicks)
Seventeen burglaries were reported to the Metropolitan Police during the period lst-25th June, 18 arrests being made. No arrest was made in three of the cases. The value of property reported stolen was £653, of which £546 was recovered. In 10 cases there was no loss.
Sir W. J OYNSON-HICKS
I have not heard of one there, but, if the hon. Member would like me to make inquiries, I will do so.