HC Deb 23 July 1985 vol 83 cc467-8W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what steps he intends to take to ensure that questioning procedures with regard to visitors arriving in the United Kingdom from the Indian subcontinent are made more efficient and that refreshment facilities are provided at more regular intervals; and what plans he has to increase the number of immigration officers at

information collected centrally does not distinguish those weapons which were stolen from certificate holders. The position in Scotland is a matter for my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Scotland.

Burglaries and thefts, recorded by the police, in which firearms were reported to have been stolen by type of weapon
England and Wales Number of offences
Shotgun Pistol Rifle
1979 551 136 119
1980 608 155 109
1981 723 205 117
1982 716 189 111
1983 660 163 112