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Convictions under section 38 of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 with a racial aggravation: FOI release

Published: 30 Nov 2020

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

Published:
30 Nov 2020
Convictions under section 38 of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 with a racial aggravation: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202000095565
Date received: 6 Oct 2020
Date responded: 22 Oct 2020
Information requested

You asked for the number of convictions under section 38 of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010 with a racial aggravation over the past five years.

Response

People convicted under s38 of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010ยน, where there is a racial aggravator recorded, 2014-15 to 2018-19.

2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
347 422 432 411 442

1 - where main crime
Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings database

Total number of offences found guilty under s38 of the Criminal Justice and Licensing (Scotland) Act 2010, where there is a racial aggravator recorded, 2014-15 to 2018-19.

2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19
537 645 690 692 664

Source: Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings database

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