HC Deb 25 January 1962 vol 652 c28W
37. Commander Kerans

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many robberies of wages in transit occurred in 1961; what was the approximate amount of money involved; and what sums were subsequently recovered.

Mr. Renton

The following are the figures for the Metropolitan Police District:

Number of robberies Number of attempted robberies Amount Stolen Amount recovered
£ £
66 12 129,455 731