§ Sir R. Tasker
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many burglaries have been reported in the Metropolitan area during the last 12 months.
§ Mr. H. Morrison
361 burglaries (that is, housebreakings known to have been committed during the night) were reported in the Metropolitan Police District in the 12 months ending 31st December last. 5,249 housebreakings were reported during the same period.