§ Mr. Arthur Lewis
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will publish the newly available national details of sentences imposed on persons found guilty in 1970, other than in the Metropolitan Police District, of offences classified as fraud.
§ Mr. Sharples
Following is the information:
Sentences imposed on persons found guilty in 1970 in England and Wales other than in the Metropolitan Police District of offences classified as fraud: Absolute discharge 59 Conditional discharge 813 Probation 952 Fine 4,274 Imprisonment (immediate) 1,116 Otherwise dealt with 1,748 Total persons found guilty 8,962