§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the current strength in number of the police special patrol group; and if he has any plans to increase its size.
§ Mr. Whitelaw
The current strength of the Metropolitan Police special patrol group is 241; the Commissioner has its eventual complement under review in the light of my statement of 10 March.—[Vol. 980, c. 395–96.]