HC Deb 22 October 2001 vol 373 c72W
Mr. Djanogly

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the average number of police officers is per 10,000 of population in(a) England and (b) Cambridgeshire. [6171]

Mr. Denham

[holding answer 16 October 2001]: The information requested is set out in the table.

Number of staff per 10,000 population
Cambridgeshire constabulary England
31 March 2001
Police officers 117.87 23.4
Civilian support staff 18.47 10.3
1 Population figures are those for mid-1999, the latest available from the ONS.