§ 41. Sir William van Straubenzee
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he has received any proposals for a further increase in the establishment of Thames Valley police.
§ Mr. Giles Shaw
The Thames Valley police authority has recently applied for an increase of 200 additional police posts in the authorised establishment of the force. We shall give careful consideration to the application in the light of advice from Her Majesty's Inspector of Constabulary.