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Domestic abuse: statistics recorded by the police in Scotland - 2018/19

Published: 25 Feb 2020

Characteristics of victims and perpetrators of domestic abuse incidents recorded by the police in Scotland for 2018 to 2019.

Domestic abuse: statistics recorded by the police in Scotland - 2018/19
Table 2: Crimes and offences recorded by the police as part of incidents of domestic abuse (where a crime or offence has been included), Scotland, 2018-19

Table 2: Crimes and offences recorded by the police as part of incidents of domestic abuse (where a crime or offence has been included), Scotland, 2018-19

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  2018-19
Number Percentage
Non-sexual Crimes of Violence 672 2%
Homicide 10 0%
Attempted murder & serious assault 436 1%
Robbery 91 0%
Other violence 135 0%
Sexual Offences 1,119 3%
Rape and attempted rape 354 1%
Sexual assault 245 1%
Crimes associated with prostitution 3 0%
Other sexual offences 517 2%
Dishonesty 1,252 4%
Housebreaking 74 0%
Theft by opening lockfast places 24 0%
Theft from motor vehicle (OLP) 1 0%
Theft of motor vehicle 150 0%
Other theft 892 3%
Fraud 108 0%
Other dishonesty 3 0%
Fire-raising, vandalism etc. 2,275 7%
Fire raising 31 0%
Vandalism, etc. 2,244 7%
Other Crimes 3,880 12%
Crimes against public justice 3,726 12%
Handling offensive weapons 131 0%
Drugs 16 0%
Other 7 0%
Miscellaneous offences 23,036 71%
Common assault 11,686 36%
Breach of the peace etc. 9,499 29%
Drunkenness & other disorderly conduct 1 0%
Urinating etc. 2 0%
Other misc. offences 1,848 6%
Motor Vehicles Offences 117 0%
Total 32,351 100%

Please see Notes for Tables


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