§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what 442W are the latest annual figures for the number of robberies and the number of assaults in Wales; and how these compare with the previous 12 months.
§ Mr. Alexander W. Lyon
The information is as follows:
INDICTABLE OFFENCES OF ROBBERY AND ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO ROB, AND OF ASSAULT RECORDED AS KNOWN TO THE POLICE: WALES 1973–74. Number of offences Year of recording of offence Offence 1973 1974 Robbery and assault with intent to rob 324 329 Assault, including wounding 3,172 3,407