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Recorded Crime in Scotland: May 2020

Second edition of a new monthly release of Official Statistics on crimes and offences recorded by the police in Scotland providing information on the number of crimes and offences recorded during May 2020.

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Contents
Recorded Crime in Scotland: May 2020
Table 3: Crimes recorded by the police by local authority, Scotland, May 2019 and May 2020

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Table 3: Crimes recorded by the police by local authority, Scotland, May 2019 and May 2020

Local Authority May % Change since
May 2019
2019 2020
Aberdeen City 982 1,051 7%
Aberdeenshire 660 544 -18%
Angus 310 268 -14%
Argyll & Bute 200 210 5%
Clackmannanshire 179 226 26%
Dumfries & Galloway 605 547 -10%
Dundee City 818 852 4%
East Ayrshire 474 489 3%
East Dunbartonshire 262 266 2%
East Lothian 332 309 -7%
East Renfrewshire 175 184 5%
Edinburgh City 2,790 2,231 -20%
Falkirk 639 608 -5%
Fife 1,258 1,183 -6%
Glasgow City 3,776 3,492 -8%
Highland 627 667 6%
Inverclyde 325 319 -2%
Midlothian 358 275 -23%
Moray 239 211 -12%
Na h-Eileanan Siar 16 37 131%
North Ayrshire 543 538 -1%
North Lanarkshire 1,603 1,562 -3%
Orkney Islands 30 27 -10%
Perth & Kinross 334 403 21%
Renfrewshire 654 701 7%
Scottish Borders 331 295 -11%
Shetland Islands 38 46 21%
South Ayrshire 447 355 -21%
South Lanarkshire 1,259 1,381 10%
Stirling 348 342 -2%
West Dunbartonshire 458 375 -18%
West Lothian 652 593 -9%
Scotland1 21,722 20,587 -5%

1. The total figure for recorded crime excludes the new crimes being recorded under the recently enacted coronavirus legislation. Please see the Crimes recorded under coronavirus legislation section for more information.


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