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Statistical Bulletin Crime and Justice Series: Prison Statistics Scotland, 2007/08

DescriptionStatistical bulletin giving information on prisoner population, liberations and receptions in the financial year 2007/08.
ISBN978 0 7559 6703
Official Print Publication DateAugust 2008
Website Publication DateAugust 29, 2008


29 August 2008

National Statistics logoISSN 0264 1178
ISBN 978 0 7559 7189 9 (Web only publication)

This document is also available in pdf format (696k)

A National Statistics Publication for Scotland



Main points

Total average daily population
Remand population
Fine default population
Sentenced population
Population on 30 June 2007
Population by Community Justice Authority on 30 June 2007
Liberations by Community Justice Authority
Releases on Home Detention Curfew
Receptions by sentence type
Direct sentenced receptions
Fine default receptions
Children on unruly certificates
Breaches of discipline and punishments
International comparisons of prison population

Appendix of tables

Annex: Notes on statistics used in this bulletin

Scottish Government Statistician Group