HC Deb 27 April 1982 vol 22 cc230-1W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he has now decided whether racial prejudice should be an offence in the police discipline code, punishable by dismissal, following the recommendation of the Scarman report.

Mr. Whitelaw

I am not yet in a position to add to the replies given to questions by my hon. Friends the Members for Macclesfield (Mr. Winterton) and Petersfield (Mr. Mates) and the hon. Member for Lambeth, Central (Mr. Tilley) on 29 January and 4 and 24 February respectively.—[Vol. 16, c.452; Vol. 17, c. 169; Vol. 18, c. 385.]