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Statistical Bulletin: Crime and Justice Series: Domestic Abuse Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2009-10

DescriptionDomestic Abuse Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2009-10
ISBN978 0 7559 9786
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateNovember 16, 2010

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A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 0 7559 9786 2 (Web only publication)
DPPAS 10804

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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 sex 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
3.9 Day of occurrence of domestic abuse incidents

4. Annex: notes on statistics used in this bulletin

A National Statistics publication for Scotland

List of Tables

Table 1 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by police force area and type of crime/offence, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 1(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by type of crime/offence and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 2 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by police force area per 100,000 population and type of crime/offence, 2009-10
Table 3 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by police force area where sex of victim was recorded, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 3(a) Incidents of domestic abuse, by sex of victim and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 4 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by sex of victim/perpetrator and nature of crime/offence, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 4(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by sex of victim/perpetrator and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 5 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police where incidents against the same victim had previously been recorded, by police force area, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 5(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police where incidents against the same victim had previously been recorded, by financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 6 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police where incidents against the victim had previously been recorded, by police force area and number of previous incidents, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 7 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by age and sex of victim, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 7(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by age of victim and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 8 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by age and sex of perpetrator, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 8(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by age of perpetrator and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 9 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by age of victim and perpetrator, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 10 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by relationship between victim/perpetrator and sex of victim/perpetrator, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 10(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by relationship between victim/perpetrator and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 11 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by relationship between victim/perpetrator and location of incident, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 11(a) Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by location of incident and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 12 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by nature and location of incident, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 13 Action taken by the police against identified perpetrators of crimes or offences of domestic abuse cleared up by the police, by police force area, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 13(a) Action taken by the police against identified perpetrators of crimes or offences of domestic abuse cleared up by the police, by financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 14 Percentage of perpetrators of domestic abuse reported to the procurator fiscal, where a crime or offence is recorded and action taken is known, by police force area, Scotland, 2009-10
Table 15 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by council area and financial year, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 15(a) Rates per 100,000 population of domestic abuse incidents recorded by the police, by council area and financial year, 2000-01 to 2009-10
Table 16 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by day of week and financial year, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10

List of Charts
Chart 1 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police: crimes & offences and behaviour not amounting to a crime or offence, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10.
Chart 2 Sex of victim and perpetrator where known, Scotland, 2000-01 to 2009-10.
Chart 3 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police: location of incident by relationship, where known, Scotland, 2009-10.
Chart 4 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police: day of week incident occurred, Scotland, 2009-10.

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