HC Deb 04 November 1970 vol 805 c388W
116. Mr. Rose

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prosecutions and convictions have been made under the Road Safety Act during the first nine months of 1970 as compared with the same period during the previous year.

Mr. Carlisle

Figures for the third quarter of 1970 are not yet available. Provisional figures for the first six months of the year show that there were 13,781 prosecutions in England and Wales for offences under Part I of the Road Safety Act, 1967, of which 12,803 resulted in convictions. The corresponding figures for 1969 were 13,190 and 12,031.