HC Deb 17 July 1995 vol 263 c937W
Miss Hoey

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people were held as suspected illegal immigrants or deportees in police cells in the Metropolitan police district between 1 January and 30 June(a) for up to 24 hours, (b) for between 24 hours and seven days, and (c) for over seven days. [33997]

Mr. Nicholas Baker

The information requested is not readily available and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.