§ Rev. Martin Smyth
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many(a) chief constables, (b) superintendents, (c) chief superintendents and (d) sergeants in police forces in England and Wales are (i) members of ethnic minorities and (ii) women; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
The position as at 31 December 1987 is as follows:
Rank Ethnic minorities Women Chief constable — — Chief superintendent — 8 Superintendent — 27 Sergeant 61 725