We are testing a new beta website for gov.scot go to new site

Religiously Aggravated Offending in Scotland 2010-11

DescriptionA breakdown of religious aggravations charges (section 74 of the Criminal Justice (Scotland) Act 2010) in Scotland in 2010-11.
ISBN978 1 78045 515
Official Print Publication DateNovember 2011
Website Publication DateNovember 18, 2011

Listen

Ben Cavanagh, Justice Analytical Services
Angela Morgan, Corporate Analytical Service and Performance Statistics
The Scottish Government

ISBN 978 1 78045 515 0 (Web only publication)
ISSN 2045 6964
DPPAS 12287

This document is also available in pdf format (279k)

CONTENTS

1 INTRODUCTION
Research questions

2 METHOD

3 FINDING
Sex/age of the accused
Location of offences
Locus of charges
Football and marches/parades
Religious beliefs/affiliations that were targeted
Victims
Alcohol and drugs related charges
Main charges
Criminal proceedings

4 CONCLUSIONS

5 BIBLIOGRAPHY

The views expressed in this report are those of the researcher and
do not necessarily represent those of the Department or Scottish Ministers.

This report is available on the Scottish Government Social Research website only
www.scotland.gov.uk/socialresearch.