Drink driving offences in Scotland 2012 to 2017: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/18/00858
Date received: 21 March 2018
Date responded: 4 April 2018

Information requested

You asked for the number of drink-driving offences in Scotland that resulted in defendants: a) proceeded against, b) found guilty, and c) sentenced, at magistrates' courts, for the most recent five calendar years?


The answer to your question is provided in the attached table by financial year.

The published information for all proceedings in Scottish Courts is available in the 'Criminal Proceedings in Scotland, 2016-17' statistical bulletin which can be found on our website http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2018/02/7427.

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Copy of FOI-18-00858 - table for answer.xlsx


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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road

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