- 2 Mar 2020
Date received: 9 Feb 2020
Date responded: 25 Feb 2020
Question 1: How many children have been sentenced to life imprisonment or given a mandatory life sentence in the last two decades?
Question 2: How many children have been convicted and/or sentenced for murder?
If possible can the statistics be given in a disaggregated form for each year up to 18 years of age please.
The information requested is provided in the attached excel table.
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Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrews House