HC Deb 23 March 1972 vol 833 cc344-5W
37. Mr. Scott-Hopkins

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he is satisfied with the existing newly reorganised structure of the police in England; and if he will maintain it for at least five years in the present form.

Mr. Sharples

When the Local Government Bill comes into operation, police areas will be reorganised in accordance with the new local government areas.