HC Deb 24 February 1966 vol 725 c132W
49. Mr. Scott-Hopkins

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will give the number of indictable offences committed in Cornwall during the calendar year 1965, and their breakdown into the categories listed in his Department's criminal statistics.

Miss Bacon

The total number of indictable offences known to the police in Cornwall in 1965 was 6,594. The rest of the information is in the following table:

Offence group Number of offences
Violence against the person 91
Sexual offences 147
Breaking and entering 740
Robbery 3
Larceny 5,126
Receiving 135
Frauds and false pretences 240
Other offences 112
Total 6,594