HC Deb 21 April 1988 vol 131 cc520-1W
39. Mr. Cox

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many(a) men and (b) women were being held on remand in police cells on Monday 18 April.

Mr. Douglas Hogg

On Monday 18 April 1,161 male prisoners, most of whom would have been on remand, were held in police cells in England and Wales; no women were being held.

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