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  • Alcoholic Drinks: Crime

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what assessment he has made of the potential effect of a ban on all alcohol advertising on the incidence of alcohol-related crimes.

  • Alcoholic Drinks: Crime

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what assessment he has made of the effect of the availability of alcohol for sale in supermarkets on levels of criminal and antisocial...

  • Alcoholic Drinks: Durham

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many alcohol-related offences were committed in (a) County Durham and (b) Easington constituency in each of the last five years.

  • Asylum

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many asylum seekers from (a) Somalia, (b) Iraq and (c) Afghanistan had their application refused in 2006.

  • Crimes of Violence: Hospitals

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many (a) violent assaults and (b) arrests took place in hospitals in Lancashire in each of the last 10 years; (2) how many...

  • Criminal Casework Team

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what changes have been made to the Criminal Casework Team in each of the last five years.

  • Criminal Casework Team

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the budget of the criminal casework team was in each of the last five years; and how it was allocated in each year.

  • Criminal Records Bureau: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the average waiting time is for a Criminal Records Bureau check.

  • Departments: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what estimate he has made of the number of Authentication by Interview officers to be employed by his Department in (a) 2009 and (b) 2010.

  • Departments: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many Authentication by Interview officers have been recruited; and which company his Department has commissioned to recruit them.

  • Departments: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will place in the Library a copy of the most recent job advertisement for the position of Authentication by Interview officer.

  • Departments: Travel

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many miles staff in his private office travelled on official business in 2005-06.

  • Driving Offences

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people were convicted for failing to comply with (a) a stop sign and (b) traffic light signals in each of the last 10 years.

  • Driving Under Influence: Durham

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many drink driving offences were committed in (a) County Durham and (b) Easington constituency in each of the last five years.

  • Elderly: Abuse

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) what steps the Government is taking to reduce the number of cases of abuse or mistreatment of elderly people; (2) what steps the...

  • Entry Clearances: Marriage

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many marriage visas were granted in each year since 1985.

  • Entry Clearances: Marriage

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people received marriage visas in (a) 2005, (b) 2000, (c) 1995, (d) 1990 and (e) 1985, broken down by nationality.

  • Fingerprints: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what alternatives to a fingerprint database are being considered for children who turn 16 and already have a valid non-biometric passport;...

  • Identity and Passport Service (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many United States citizens are employed by the Identity and Passport Service.

  • Identity and Passport Service: Correspondence

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will direct the Chief Executive of the Identity and Passport Service to provide (a) substantive replies to correspondence and (b) a...

  • Illegal Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many incidents involving the (a) sale and (b) use of illegal drugs on school property were reported in each (i) local education...

  • Immigration Controls: EC Countries

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what his Department's policy is on the proposal for an enhanced role for the EU borders agency Frontex.

  • Immigration: EC Enlargement

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what his estimate is of the number of nationals that have moved to the UK following the accession of the most recent members of the EU,...

  • Internet: Fraud

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many complaints of fraud in relation to online retail websites were made in each year since 1997; (2) what steps the Serious and...

  • Mobile Phone Use

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many (a) prosecutions were brought against and (b) fixed penalty notices were imposed on drivers in each police authority area...

  • National Identity Register

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he plans to charge (a) accredited organisations and (b) other Government Departments for identity checking services via the...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many foreign national prisoners who have (a) reached the end of their sentence and (b) not reached the end of their sentence were...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many cases in which a foreign national was to be deported due to a conviction in the UK were delayed following completion of the...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) how many foreign nationals who have served a prison sentence in the UK and are awaiting deportation have made a complaint regarding the...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many foreign nationals are awaiting deportation due to having committed a criminal offence in the UK and following completion of their...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) what the average cost of transportation, including security and all other related costs, is for deporting a foreign national who is...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many attempted deportations of foreign nationals who have served prison sentences in the UK have had to be rescheduled in the last five years.

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department which 10 causes of delay to deportation are the most frequent where a foreign national offender is to be deported following a conviction in...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the cost per day is of detaining a foreign national awaiting deportation following a conviction in the UK.

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the total cost of detaining foreign nationals awaiting deportation following a conviction in the UK was in each of the last five years...

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what facilities are being used to house the foreign nationals convicted of a crime in the UK prior to their deportation.

  • Offenders: Deportation

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many of the foreign nationals awaiting deportation have been held in prison in England and Wales for up to (a) one month, (b) six...

  • Open Prisons: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prisoners were found to be in possession of narcotics in each open prison in each of the last five years.

  • Passports (3 annotations)

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what estimate he has made of the likely lifespan of the information chip in the new passport.

  • Passports

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether first-time passport applicants will be reimbursed for the cost of travelling to and from an Authentication by Interview centre.

  • Police: North Wales

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department which police forces use roads located in the North Wales police area for the purposes of police driver training.

  • Police: Pay

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what assessment he has made of the impact on Criminal Investigation Department officers of the abolition of the plain clothes allowance in 2004.

  • Police: Pensions

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department pursuant to the answer of 31 January 2007, Official Report, column 363-64W, on police force pensions, from which Government fund shortfalls...

  • Prisons: Television (1 annotation)

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department for what reason (a) television and (b) satellite television subscription services are provided to inmates in prison and detention...

  • Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when he expects measures in section 35 of the Violent Crime Reduction Act 2006 to come into force.

  • Work Permits: Doctors

    To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many non-European economic area national (a) junior doctors and (b) qualified doctors (i) were granted a work permit between July 2005...