Evidence to Home Office Working Party on Vagrancy and Street Offences

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- list of members of the Criminal Law Revision Committee (Jul 1971)

- correspondence concerning the setting up of the Home Office Working Party to review the law on street offences and vagrancy and about the Josephine Butler Society providing evidence

- memorandum to the Home Office Working Party on (Vagrancy and) Street Offences (Jul 1973)

- 'Inter-departmental Working Party on Vagrancy and Street Offences, Observations offered by a Group on behalf of the Churches' (Jul 1973)

- observations on Street Offences legislation by the British Council of Churches and General Synod's Board for Social Responsibility

- photocopy of observations by the Fawcett Society on comments made by the National Association of Probation Officers on the Working Paper of the Home Office Working Party on Vagrancy and Street Offences (Jul 1975)

- paper entitled 'Research into Prostitution' by Miss Judith Priceman with criminal statistics from 1930-1970

- photocopy of Working Party Report on Vagrancy and Street Offences (1975)