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Accused Persons (Bail)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 23rd January 1964.

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Photo of Miss Mervyn Pike Miss Mervyn Pike , Melton 12:00 am, 23rd January 1964

These figures reflect a great many people who are not in prison for very long. Some are there for a very short time while sureties are provided, and so forth. I am sure that what has been said in the House will be noted by magistrates.