HC Deb 04 July 1990 vol 175 c599W
Mr. McNamara

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland whether the security statistics for 1989 are now available together with details of persons charged with terrorist-type offences and convictions for scheduled offences for the year.

Mr. Cope

The statistics for 1989 are as follows (statistics for earlier years can be obtained from the Library):—

Statistics on Security (January—December 1989) Part I—Statistics of terrorist activity
Shooting incident2 (160) 406
Explosions 224
Bombs neutralised 196
Weight of explosives in lbs1 12,114
Explosions neutralised in lbs1 13,662
Armed robberies 541
Amount stolen £1,079,399
Malicious fires 307