HC Deb 13 July 1978 vol 953 cc694-5W
Mr. Freud

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the cost to public funds of imprisoning a man for a six-week period, including all related costs such as transport to and from prison.

Mr. Merlyn Rees

In 1976–77, the last financial year for which full details are available, the average cost was £492.

Forward to