Publication - Statistics

Drug seizures and offender characteristics: 2017-2018

Published: 19 Mar 2019
Directorate:
Justice Directorate
Part of:
Law and order, Statistics
ISBN:
9781787816688

Statistical bulletin on drug seizures recorded by Police Scotland in 2017-2018.

19 page PDF

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19 page PDF

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Drug seizures and offender characteristics: 2017-2018
Drug Seizures and Offender Characteristics, 2017-18

19 page PDF

814.0 kB

Supporting files

Drug Seizures and Offender Characteristics, 2017-18

This bulletin presents Official Statistics on drug seizures made by the police in Scotland and the characteristics of those found in possession of drugs. These statistics relate to drugs controlled under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, which divides drugs into three classes, namely A, B and C. For the purpose of this bulletin, the drug classifications at the end of the reporting period, 31 March 2018, have been applied to the data.


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