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Criminal proceedings data for stalking cases in 2016-17: FOI release

Published: 14 Jun 2018

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

Published:
14 Jun 2018
Criminal proceedings data for stalking cases in 2016-17: FOI release

FOI reference: FOI/18/01479
Date received: 23 May 2018
Date responded: 14 June 2018

Information requested

The criminal proceedings data for stalking cases in 2016-17 - records/convictions.

Response

The answer to your question is provided in the tables below:

People proceeded/convicted for stalking┬╣, 2016-17.
Proceedings Convictions
Offence of stalking 830 679
1 - where main crime
Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings Database.
People with a charge proved for stalking┬╣, by result, 2016-17.
Offence of stalking Custody 85
Community sentence 279
Monetary 147
Other 168
Total convicted 679
1 - where main crime
Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings Database.

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