HC Deb 11 November 1977 vol 938 c262W
Mr. Hatton

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will list in the Official Reportthe number of assaults on other prisoners for which inmates of prisons and remand centres were punished under the Prison Rules in 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, and to the most convenient date.

Mr. John:

The information requested is given in the following table. I regret that corresponding information for 1972 and 1973 is not available.

Year Assaults
1974 431
1975 524
1976 569