HC Deb 06 March 1975 vol 887 c475W
Mrs. Chalker

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many persons have been brought before the courts on charges of drunk and disorderly behaviour in each of 1970, 1971, 1972 and 1973 in the North-West.

Dr. Summerskill

Information in the form requested is not available. The following table gives the closest approximation.

Persons proceeded against for offences of drunkenness in the North-West, 1970–73
1970 15,323
1971 13,923
1972 14,744
1973 16,974

These figures relate to the police districts of Lancashire, Liverpool and Bootle, Manchester and Salford and Cheshire.