HC Deb 22 March 1999 vol 328 c28W
Mr. Beith

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many offenders are currently on a home detention curfew; and if he will make a statement. [77282]

Mr. George Howarth

On 17 March 1999, there were 2,031 offenders on home detention curfew in England and Wales. Since the commencement of the scheme on 28 January 1999, 2,403 offenders have been placed on Home Detention Curfew. Of this number, 298 have successfully completed their curfew and 71 have been recalled.