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Crime and Disorder - Domestic Abuse

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 Domestic Abuse

In 2015-16 there were 58,104 incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police in Scotland a decrease of 3.0% from 2014-15.

In 2015-16, 51% of incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police in Scotland resulted in at least one crime or offence being committed, compared to 54% in 2014-15.

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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