HC Deb 27 February 1996 vol 272 c482W
Mr. Vaz

To ask the Attorney-General what action the Director of Public Prosecutions has taken with regard to the detention of Councillor Norman Scuplak at Charles street police station on 11 January 1996; and if he will make a statement. [17569]

The Attorney-General

Following an allegation of theft made against him by a fellow councillor, Councillor Scuplak voluntarily attended Charles street police station where he was interviewed. The Leicestershire constabulary has its forwarded the results of its investigation to the Crown Prosecution Service, which will decide whether or not to institute criminal proceedings.