Catalogue description Peter William RIX: murder of Lesley HOBBS on 9 December 1962 in Liverpool; and suspected...

This record is closed

Opening date: 01 January 2058

This record is closed and cannot be viewed or reproduced as a digital or printed copy. You can submit a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to The National Archives to review the reasons why it is closed and to request that it is opened. As part of the review we will consult the responsible government department.

If the record can be opened, it will be made available for public access and for copies to be made. It is possible that only parts of the record can be opened. Once your FOI request has been received it will be processed and you will receive a response within 20 working days. Please note that in certain circumstances the review process will take slightly longer.

Details of DPP 2/3596
Reference: DPP 2/3596

Peter William RIX: murder of Lesley HOBBS on 9 December 1962 in Liverpool; and suspected of murder of Maureen DUTTON on 20 December 1961 in Liverpool, Lancashire. Convicted of manslaughter on the grounds of diminished responsibility.

Note: The naming of a defendant within this catalogue does not imply guilt
Date: 1963
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: 20/63 and 699/63
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Closure status: Closed Or Retained Document, Open Description
Access conditions: Closed For 94 years
Review date: 2019
Exemption: Personal information where the applicant is a 3rd party
Record opening date: 01 January 2058

Have you found an error with this catalogue description?

Help with your research