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13.05.2014

Prisoners: British Nationals Abroad

Sadiq Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice (1) of what crimes UK citizens returned from abroad to complete their custodial sentences in prisons in England and Wales had been convicted in each of the last four years; [197633]
(2) how many UK citizens returned from abroad to complete their custodial sentences in prisons in England and Wales in each of the last four years; [197631]
(3) from which countries UK citizens returned to complete their sentences in prisons in England and Wales in each of the last four years; [197632]
(4) what length of custodial sentence had been given to each UK citizen returned from abroad to complete their custodial sentence in prisons in England and Wales in each of the last four years; and how much of their sentence remained on their arrival back in the UK in each such case. [197634]

Jeremy Wright: It has not been possible to obtain this information. I will write to my hon. Friend in due course.