HC Deb 14 May 1987 vol 116 c331W
Mr. McNamara

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will give details of the manpower strength of the Royal Ulster Constabulary, and its reserve, as between full-time, part-time, male and female, operatives as at 31 December 1986.

Mr. Scott

The information is as follows:

Strength of RUC and RUC Reserve as at 31 December 1986
Male Female Total
RUC 7,581 653 8,234
RUC Reserve
Full Time 2,754 2,754
Part Time 1,373 287 1,660