Fr. James Leitrim, S.J., classics master at St. Michael's College, Leeds, won the first prize in the competition in connection with the Leeds Crime Prevention Exhibition. The prize consisted of a batch of free tickets for the police film, The Mile Lamp. at the Odeon, Leeds.
Fr. Leitrim told a reporter that his hobbies are solving crossword puzzles, reading detective novels and writing Latin verse. He was formerly on the staff of the Preston Catholic College.