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Criminal proceedings in Scotland: 2018-2019

Statistics are presented on criminal proceedings concluded in Scottish courts and on a range of measures available as alternatives to prosecution, which are issued by the police and by the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service.

Criminal proceedings in Scotland: 2018-2019
Table 18c People given RPWs, by main crime/offence and age, 2018-191

Table 18c People given RPWs, by main crime/offence and age, 2018-191

(Number) (percent)
Main crime or offence Under 21 21-30 31-40 over 40 Total Under 21 21-30 31-40 over 40 Total
All crimes and offences 5,135 6,458 4,534 5,942 22,069 100 100 100 100 100
All crimes 3,138 3,771 2,362 2,632 11,903 61 58 52 44 54
Non-sexual crimes of violence - 1 - - 1 - * - - *
Homicide etc - - - - - - - - - -
Attempted murder and serious assault - - - - - - - - - -
Robbery - - - - - - - - - -
Other non-sexual crimes of violence - 1 - - 1 - * - - *
Sexual crimes 1 3 2 3 9 * * * * *
Rape and attempted rape - - - - - - - - - -
Sexual assault - - - - - - - - - -
Crimes associated with prostitution - - - - - - - - - -
Other sexual crimes 1 3 2 3 9 * * * * *
Crimes of dishonesty 757 1,042 1,118 1,628 4,545 15 16 25 27 21
Housebreaking 9 2 1 2 14 * * * * *
Theft by opening lockfast places - - 2 2 4 - - * * *
Theft from a motor vehicle - - - - - - - - - -
Theft of a motor vehicle 2 1 - 1 4 * * - * *
Shoplifting 512 744 844 1,280 3,380 10 12 19 22 15
Other theft 125 188 198 270 781 2 3 4 5 4
Fraud 99 100 71 72 342 2 2 2 1 2
Other dishonesty 10 7 2 1 20 * * * * *
Fire-raising, vandalism, etc. 324 226 143 158 851 6 3 3 3 4
Fire-raising 7 3 2 3 15 * * * * *
Vandalism etc. 317 223 141 155 836 6 3 3 3 4
Other crimes 2,055 2,496 1,098 839 6,488 40 39 24 14 29
Crimes against public justice 26 39 26 56 147 1 1 1 1 1
Handling offensive weapons 3 - 1 - 4 * - * - *
Drugs 2,026 2,457 1,070 782 6,335 39 38 24 13 29
Other crime - - 1 1 2 - - * * *
All offences 1,997 2,687 2,172 3,310 10,166 39 42 48 56 46
Miscellaneous offences 1,984 2,634 2,125 3,261 10,004 39 41 47 55 45
Common assault 347 453 341 637 1,778 7 7 8 11 8
Breach of the peace etc. 935 1,398 1,116 1,850 5,299 18 22 25 31 24
Drunkenness and other disorderly conduct 465 465 442 518 1,890 9 7 10 9 9
Urinating etc. 158 193 108 90 549 3 3 2 2 2
Other miscellaneous 79 125 118 166 488 2 2 3 3 2
Motor vehicle offences 13 53 47 49 162 * 1 1 1 1
Dangerous and careless driving 5 3 3 3 14 * * * * *
Driving under the influence - - 1 1 2 - - * * *
Speeding - - - 1 1 - - - * *
Unlawful use of motor vehicle 5 47 42 35 129 * 1 1 1 1
Vehicle defect offences - - 1 - 1 - - * - *
Seat belt offences - - - - - - - - - -
Mobile phone offences - - - - - - - - - -
Other motor vehicle offences 3 3 - 9 15 * * - * *

1. Excludes a small number of records where age and / or gender are unknown.


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