HC Deb 04 July 1985 vol 82 cc235-6W
57. Mr. Hirst

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many police officers are now wholly engaged in drug squad duties; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Giles Shaw

Figures for the strength of force drug squads in England and Wales as at 1 January 1985 were provided in the reply given to the hon. Member for Liverpool, Mossley Hill (Mr. Alton) on 21 June at columns 395–96.