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Domestic Abuse Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 1 January - 31 December 2002

DescriptionStatistical bulletin providing annual statistics on incidents of domestic abuse recorded in Scotland by Scottish police forces in 2002. The fourth in the series.
ISBN0 7559 3627 2
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateNovember 26, 2003

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Statistical Bulletin Criminal Justice Series - CrJ/2003/8:
DOMESTIC ABUSE RECORDED BY THE POLICE IN SCOTLAND, 1 JANUARY - 31 DECEMBER 2002

Published November 2003

A Scottish Executive National Statistics Publication

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Contents
1. Introduction
2. Main points
3. Commentary

3.1. Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police
3.2. Incidents of domestic abuse per 100,000 population
3.3. Incidents of domestic abuse by gender of victim and perpetrator
3.4. Level of repeat victimisation
3.5. Incidents of domestic abuse by age of victim and perpetrator
3.6. Incidents of domestic abuse by relationship between victim and perpetrator
3.7. Location of incidents of domestic abuse
3.8. Crimes and offences of domestic abuse, action taken by police
4. Appendix of tables
5. Notes on statistics used in this bulletin
6. Revised 2001 figures
Scottish Executive Statistical Services
Correspondence and enquiries