HC Deb 11 February 1982 vol 17 c420W
Mr. Ralph Howell

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what were the total numbers employed by the police force in Northern Ireland in January 1972, May 1979 and at the latest available date for which figures are available; and what was the overall cost for each date in current and constant terms.

Mr. John Patten

The information is as follows: