Publication - Statistics

Reconviction Rates in Scotland: 2012-13 Offender Cohort

Published: 31 Mar 2015
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
9781785442506

This publication provides analyses of trends in reconviction figures up to the latest cohort of 2012-13.

54 page PDF

1.3 MB

54 page PDF

1.3 MB

Contents
Reconviction Rates in Scotland: 2012-13 Offender Cohort
Contents

54 page PDF

1.3 MB

A National Statistics Publication for ScotlandNational Statistics logo

ISBN 978 1 78544 250 6 (Web only publication)
PPDAS 47023
ISSN 0264 1178

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Contents

1 Introduction

2 Key points

3 Background

4 Main findings: reconviction rates for court disposals

5 Main findings: non-court disposals

6 Comparing reconviction rates across administrative areas

7 Number and type of previous convictions: 2004-05 to 2013-14

8 Tables

Annex A: Definitions, counting rules, and pseudo reconvictions

Annex B: Sources of information, data quality and confidentiality, and revisions .

Annex C: Uses and users of reconviction rates and average number of reconvictions per offender

Annex D: Characteristics of offenders with an index disposal of a Community Payback Order or a legacy community order between 2009-10 and 2012-13

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List of tables

Table 1: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Table 2: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by gender

Table 3: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by age

Table 4: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, males by age

Table 5: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, females by age

Table 6: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by index crime

Table 7: Reconviction rates for crimes by index crime: 2012-13 cohort

Table 8: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by index disposal…..

Table 9: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by sentence length

Table 10: Reconviction rates by offender characteristics: 2012-13 cohort

Table 11: Reconviction rates and average reconvictions per offender, by CJA and Local Authority group: 2012-13 cohort

Table 12: Two year reconviction rates and two year average reconvictions per offender: 1997-98 to 2011-12 cohorts

Table 13: Individuals given police disposals and subsequent non-court disposals, by disposal type: 2008-09 to 2012-13 cohorts

Table 14: Individuals given COPFS disposals and subsequent non-court disposals, by disposal type: 2008-09 to 2012-13 cohorts

Table 15: Individuals convicted in 2013-14, by gender, age, and number and type of previous convictions in 10 years from 2004-05 to 2013-14

Table 16: Individuals convicted 2004-05 to 2013-14, by number of previous convictions in 10 years

List of charts

Chart 1: Reconviction rates and average number of reconvictions per offender: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Chart 2: An offender's journey through the criminal justice system.

Chart 3: Average number of reconvictions per offender, males by age: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Chart 4: Average number of reconvictions per offender, females by age: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Chart 5: Average reconvictions per offender by index crime: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Chart 6: Average reconvictions per offender by index disposal: 1997-98 to 2012-13 cohorts

Chart 7: Reconviction rates by Local Authority group: 2012-13 cohort

Chart 8: Standardised reconviction rates by Local Authority group: 2012-13 cohort 18


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