§ 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