HC Deb 28 July 1966 vol 732 cc318-9W
60. Mr. Gresham Cooke

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many persons were convicted in the Metropolitan Police district of offences under the Drugs (Prevention of Misuse) Act, 1964, from the commencement of the Act to 31st December, 1964, and in each quarter since then until the end of the first quarter of 1966; and whether such convictions generally show an increase.

Miss Bacon

The figures for these periods are 32, 159, 136, 144, 169 and 161 respectively.