§ Mr. Callaghan
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the authorised establishment, strength and actual deficiency of the police forces in Scotland at the latest convenient date.
§ Mr. Maclay
At 30th June, 1958, the authorised male establishment of the Scottish police forces was 8,524, the strength 8,064 and the deficiency therefore 460. For police-women the authorised establishment was 245, the strength 240 and the deficiency five.