Mr. John D. Taylor
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many police services, other than the Royal Ulster Constabulary, operate within Northern Ireland; what is the location of work for each of these services; how many personnel are employed as policemen and policewomen in each of these services; and what is the employing authority for each of these police services.
§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
There are three police services operating within the transport sector in Northern Ireland. They are:
- a. Northern Ireland Airports Constabulary; 76 policemen and 7 policewomen; Northern Ireland Airports Ltd.
- b. Belfast Harbour Police; 35 policemen, Belfast Harbour Commissioners.
- c. Lame Harbour Constabulary; 16 policemen; Larne Harbour Limited.