Publication - Statistics

Civil justice statistics in Scotland: 2018-2019

Published: 7 Apr 2020
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Law and order, Statistics

The 2018-2019 civil justice statistics in Scotland release includes main statistics tables, figures and supplementary statistics tables.

Table A9: Count of craves on Repossession cases initiated in the sheriff courts, 2018-19

Crave Count
Repossession 1,853
Other 173
Expenses 62
Declarator 49
Payment of money 20
Recovery of heritable property 18
Division and Sale 8
Implement 6
Intimation to interested party 2
Damages 1
Total craves count 2,192
Total writs1 1,870

1. Total writs do not equal to total Repossession cases in Table 20 due to the craves data being extracted at a later date. 

Since data comes from a 'live' case management system data extracted on different dates maybe subject to change.