HC Deb 05 May 1987 vol 115 c316W
Q38. Mr. Dalyell

asked the Prime Minister if she has any plans to seek to alter the arrangements under which the Attorney-General can direct the police to pursue investigations into specific matters at named locations; and if she will make a statement.

The Prime Minister

No. I am advised that the Attorney-General has no power to direct the police to pursue any investigations.