§ Mr. Stainton
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many cases are currently under investigation by the fraud squad; and what numbers have been under investigation for periods of up to 6 months, 12 months, 24 months and over 2 years, respectively.
§ Mr. Woodhouse
The number of cases under investigation by the Metropolitan and City Police Company Fraud Department on 24th June, 1964, was 169. Of these, 58 had been under investigation for up to six months, 43 for up to 12 months, 33 for up to 24 months and 35 for over two years.