§ Mr. Tom Cox
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what is the total amount of money owing for the non-payment of fines at the South Western magistrates' court for offences concerning prostitution as on 31 October.
§ Mr. Mellor
The total amount of fines outstanding at the South Western magistrates' court as at 30 September 1984 was £428,000. Part of this sum consists of fines in respect of which the time allowed for payment had not expired. Information in respect of fines outstanding for particular offences is not available.