Publication - Statistics

Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012

Published: 29 May 2013
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781782565994

Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012

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Contents
Firearm Certificate Statistics, Scotland, 2012
Table 6: Shotgun Certificates - applications, renewals, cancellations, revocations and number of shotgun certificates on issue by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Table 6: Shotgun Certificates - applications, renewals, cancellations, revocations and number of shotgun certificates on issue by police force area, Scotland, as at 31 December 2012

Number and rate

Police Force Area Applications Cancellations1 Revocations1 Shotgun certificates on issue Shotgun certificates on issue per 100,000 population2
New Shotgun Certificate
Renewal of Shotgun Certificate
Granted Refused Granted Refused
Central 75 - 493 - 126 - 2,093 707
Dumfries & Galloway 143 1 1,153 - 209 - 4,178 2,822
Fife 140 - 507 - 142 2 2,638 718
Grampian 401 3 1,908 - 514 1 8,586 1,546
Lothian & Borders 304 13 1,925 - 334 19 7,925 824
Northern 281 12 2,082 1 349 13 8,454 2,904
Strathclyde 331 7 1,883 4 497 8 8,621 387
Tayside 213 2 1,632 1 235 2 5,673 1,398
Scotland 1,888 38 11,583 6 2,406 45 48,168 917

Notes:

1. For further information on cancellation and revocations of firearm or shotgun certificates please see Note 4.2.8.

2. Population estimates are as at mid-year 2011 from the National Records of Scotland. The mid-year 2012 population estimates are scheduled for publication in summer 2013. (http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/theme/population/estimates/mid-year/index.html)


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