HC Deb 23 January 1981 vol 997 c260W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many police officers have been or are awaiting trial for alleged offences for the longest stated period of time; how many of these have been or are in prison awaiting trial and for what periods of time; and what are the costs of such imprisonment

Mr. Mayhew

The information requested could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.