Non-County Boroughs.

Oral Answers to Questions — Police. – in the House of Commons on 19th December 1929.

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Photo of Mr James Ede Mr James Ede , South Shields


asked the Home Secretary how many non-county boroughs have their own police forces in England and Wales; and bow many such police forces have been amalgamated during the past five years with the police force for the county within which the borough is situated?

Photo of Mr Alfred Short Mr Alfred Short , Wednesbury

The answer to the first part of the question is 49 and to the second, two. In addition there is one case where a county force and a city force have been placed under the command of the same chief constable.