Publication - Statistics

Criminal proceedings in Scotland 2017-2018

Published: 29 Jan 2019
Directorate:
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Law and order, Statistics
ISBN:
9781787815186

Summary of offences dealt with by courts, sentencing outcomes and characteristics of convicted offenders. Additional information on non-court penalties issued by the Police and Crown Office & Procurator Fiscal Service.

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Contents
Criminal proceedings in Scotland 2017-2018
Table 11 People convicted by main penalty, gender and age, 2008-09 to 2017-18

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Table 11 People convicted by main penalty, gender and age, 2008-09 to 2017-18

    2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 % change 16-17 to 17-18
Total1   125,893 121,041 115,581 108,424 101,019 105,664 106,584 99,962 92,347 82,716 -10
Males 2 Total 106,300 101,613 97,042 90,902 84,347 87,988 88,659 83,018 76,491 68,179 -11
  Under 21 20,536 17,328 15,145 13,135 10,358 9,187 8,628 8,417 7,600 6,371 -16
  21-30 38,899 37,316 35,177 32,761 30,337 30,706 30,156 28,124 25,781 22,349 -13
  31-40 24,755 24,149 23,564 22,467 21,568 22,837 23,762 22,104 20,701 19,216 -7
  41-100 22,110 22,820 23,156 22,539 22,084 25,258 26,113 24,373 22,409 20,243 -10
Females2 Total 19,581 19,424 18,531 17,437 16,557 17,590 17,920 16,944 15,855 14,535 -8
  Under 21 2,830 2,511 2,228 1,952 1,616 1,429 1,448 1,358 1,219 1,082 -11
  21-30 7,314 7,010 6,573 5,989 5,873 5,656 5,514 5,178 4,666 4,030 -14
  31-40 5,069 5,132 4,984 4,853 4,492 5,001 5,313 4,998 4,965 4,796 -3
  41-100 4,368 4,771 4,746 4,643 4,576 5,504 5,645 5,410 5,005 4,627 -8
Custody1   16,946 15,802 15,320 15,950 14,790 14,172 14,041 13,766 12,705 11,973 -6
Males2 Total 15,593 14,522 14,018 14,582 13,500 12,959 12,748 12,574 11,709 10,840 -7
  Under 21 2,858 2,601 2,014 2,050 1,588 1,238 1,137 1,190 1,008 759 -25
  21-30 6,718 6,156 6,074 6,059 5,486 5,021 4,984 4,755 4,418 3,948 -11
  31-40 3,841 3,582 3,776 4,094 3,974 4,025 3,904 3,916 3,673 3,677 *
  41-100 2,176 2,183 2,154 2,379 2,452 2,675 2,723 2,713 2,610 2,456 -6
Females2 Total 1,353 1,280 1,302 1,368 1,290 1,213 1,293 1,192 996 1,133 14
  Under 21 182 175 168 160 116 83 84 72 52 60 15
  21-30 682 581 588 620 599 491 483 400 325 321 -1
  31-40 325 295 324 349 345 395 488 462 378 496 31
  41-100 164 229 222 239 230 244 238 258 241 256 6
Community sentence1   17,921 16,349 15,615 16,937 17,263 18,276 18,585 18,949 18,646 16,830 -10
Males2 Total 14,954 13,483 12,977 14,090 14,395 15,249 15,508 15,863 15,625 14,033 -10
  Under 21 4,607 3,640 3,446 3,292 2,743 2,635 2,522 2,497 2,356 1,946 -17
  21-30 5,303 5,036 4,696 5,249 5,590 5,674 5,764 5,762 5,754 4,794 -17
  31-40 2,988 2,768 2,724 3,168 3,403 3,797 3,970 4,136 4,064 3,909 -4
  41-100 2,056 2,039 2,111 2,381 2,659 3,143 3,252 3,468 3,451 3,384 -2
Females2 Total 2,967 2,866 2,638 2,847 2,868 3,027 3,077 3,086 3,021 2,797 -7
  Under 21 593 559 453 433 428 340 378 341 310 264 -15
  21-30 1,177 1,013 1,020 1,014 1,063 1,030 1,014 967 903 798 -12
  31-40 735 773 661 769 735 882 862 949 952 997 5
  41-100 462 521 504 631 642 775 823 829 856 738 -14
Financial Penalty1   73,991 72,491 67,576 59,320 53,429 57,797 56,779 49,872 44,946 39,260 -13
Males2 Total 63,240 61,480 57,359 50,260 45,144 48,436 47,734 42,012 37,572 32,747 -13
  Under 21 9,886 8,462 7,071 5,365 4,061 3,697 3,343 3,037 2,673 2,240 -16
  21-30 23,102 22,258 20,360 17,798 15,812 16,479 15,553 13,867 12,309 10,632 -14
  31-40 15,074 14,942 14,085 12,261 11,185 12,005 12,455 10,727 9,879 8,763 -11
  41-100 15,178 15,818 15,843 14,836 14,086 16,255 16,383 14,381 12,711 11,112 -13
Females2 Total 10,739 11,007 10,210 8,983 8,174 9,282 9,041 7,860 7,373 6,511 -12
  Under 21 1,206 1,061 909 746 530 519 533 444 382 347 -9
  21-30 3,754 3,818 3,382 2,907 2,705 2,772 2,604 2,311 2,121 1,831 -14
  31-40 2,890 3,011 2,843 2,463 2,192 2,551 2,557 2,177 2,169 1,910 -12
  41-100 2,889 3,117 3,076 2,867 2,747 3,440 3,347 2,928 2,701 2,423 -10
Other sentence1   17,035 16,399 17,070 16,217 15,537 15,419 17,179 17,375 16,050 14,653 -9
Males2 Total 12,513 12,128 12,688 11,970 11,308 11,344 12,669 12,569 11,585 10,559 -9
  Under 21 3,185 2,625 2,614 2,428 1,966 1,617 1,626 1,693 1,563 1,426 -9
  21-30 3,776 3,866 4,047 3,655 3,449 3,532 3,855 3,740 3,300 2,975 -10
  31-40 2,852 2,857 2,979 2,944 3,006 3,010 3,433 3,325 3,085 2,867 -7
  41-100 2,700 2,780 3,048 2,943 2,887 3,185 3,755 3,811 3,637 3,291 -10
Females2 Total 4,522 4,271 4,381 4,239 4,225 4,068 4,509 4,806 4,465 4,094 -8
  Under 21 849 716 698 613 542 487 453 501 475 411 -13
  21-30 1,701 1,598 1,583 1,448 1,506 1,363 1,413 1,500 1,317 1,080 -18
  31-40 1,119 1,053 1,156 1,272 1,220 1,173 1,406 1,410 1,466 1,393 -5
  41-100 853 904 944 906 957 1,045 1,237 1,395 1,207 1,210 *

1. Includes a small number of cases for companies and where age and gender are unknown.
2. Gender totals exclude companies and where age and gender are unknown. The sum of gender totals may not equal disposal totals.


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