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The quality assurance process for the Recorded Crime in Scotland bulletin series.
This paper documents the steps undertaken to quality assure data that is captured and published as management information by Police Scotland, and analysed and turned into Official Statistics by the Scottish Government. This includes a summary of the quality checks made at each stage of the data journey, from capture to publication.