§ Mr. GROVES
asked the Home Secretary the number of convictions for drunkenness, male and female, in the Metropolitan Police district for the calendar years 1923 and 1924?
§ Sir W. JOYNSON-HICKS
The total for the Metropolitan Police district, of the figures given in Table VI of the Licensing Statistics for 1923, is 23,414 males and 6,610 females. The total, which it is expected the volume for 1924, now in preparation, will show, is 23,512 males and 6,536 females.