16 and 17 year olds proceeded, convicted and sentenced: FOI release

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

FOI reference: FOI/18/02314
Date received: 29 August 2018
Date responded: 12 September 2018
Information requested
  • Number of 16 and 17-year-olds proceeded 2007-08 to 2016-17
  • Number of 16 and 17-year-olds convicted and a) given custody b) given a community sentence 2007-08 to 2016-17 (table 11 criminal proceedings in Scotland table)



The answer to your question is provided in the MS Excel tables below.

Please note that where a person is subject to two (or more) separate proceedings, they will be counted two (or more) times in the figures presented in the attached tables.


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foi-18-02314 Proceedings and convictions


Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit 
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000 

The Scottish Government 
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