Publication - Statistics

Recorded Crime in Scotland, 2005/06

Published: 5 Sep 2006
Part of:
Statistics
ISBN:
02641178

Statistics on crimes and offences recorded and cleared up by the eight Scottish police forces in 2005/06

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Recorded Crime in Scotland, 2005/06
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Table 5: Crimes and offences recorded per 10,000 population, percentage change in total number recorded and percentage cleared up by police force area, 2005/06

Number & Percentage

Central

Dumfries & Galloway

Fife

Grampian

Lothian & Borders

Northern

Strathclyde

Tayside

SCOTLAND

Total crimes

19,423

9,732

30,319

41,602

80,571

15,413

191,273

29,452

417,785

Total offences

32,546

30,068

37,687

55,469

106,438

30,110

242,260

59,238

593,816

Total crimes and offences

51,969

39,800

68,006

97,071

187,009

45,523

433,533

88,690

1,011,601

Crimes and offences per 10,000 population

Total crimes

682

656

850

791

893

547

867

756

820

Non-sexual crimes of violence

17

12

17

17

23

17

38

15

27

Crimes of indecency

14

9

13

18

13

12

12

13

13

Crimes of dishonesty

294

261

413

415

465

213

349

360

369

Fire-raising, vandalism etc

208

235

295

230

265

172

267

208

251

Other crimes

149

139

111

111

127

133

201

159

161

Total offences

1,143

2,027

1,056

1,055

1,180

1,069

1,098

1,520

1,166

Miscellaneous offences

348

332

361

405

277

362

546

383

431

Motor vehicle offences

795

1,695

696

650

903

707

553

1,137

735

Total crimes and offences

1,825

2,683

1,906

1,846

2,073

1,617

1,966

2,276

1,986

Percentage change in total number recorded, 2004/05 - 2005/06

Total crimes

-2.0

-8.9

-13.0

1.5

-4.2

-1.6

-4.4

-7.5

-4.6

Non-sexual crimes of violence 1

0.2

-4.8

-5.4

-0.8

-10.4

-2.6

-7.1

-9.1

-6.8

Crimes of indecency

63.6

28.3

-7.2

12.6

-12.6

-1.7

-26.3

12.0

-10.5

Crimes of dishonesty

-8.7

-22.3

-19.0

-2.5

-11.6

-8.0

-10.6

-9.6

-10.7

Fire-raising, vandalism etc

2.4

-3.1

-9.3

5.7

6.5

-4.9

-1.8

-4.5

-0.5

Other crimes

2.6

14.3

1.7

7.8

8.9

17.0

6.9

-7.6

6.1

Total offences

6.4

-2.6

-0.6

-8.4

-12.1

13.4

-9.2

1.2

-6.2

Miscellaneous offences

-5.1

-9.6

-6.8

4.0

11.7

-3.9

2.4

10.0

2.4

Motor vehicle offences

12.4

-1.1

3.0

-14.7

-17.5

25.0

-18.4

-1.5

-10.6

Total crimes and offences

3.1

-4.2

-6.6

-4.4

-8.8

7.9

-7.2

-1.9

-5.6

Percentage cleared up

Total crimes

69

60

47

36

40

64

44

57

46

Non-sexual crimes of violence

98

84

76

65

58

93

51

82

59

Crimes of indecency

100

74

91

63

66

81

71

98

75

Crimes of dishonesty

63

53

45

27

32

56

32

50

37

Fire-raising, vandalism etc

46

42

27

22

21

41

17

33

23

Other crimes

105

100

101

90

100

99

97

100

98

Miscellaneous offences

95

94

87

69

78

95

84

94

82

1. Figure for 2004/05 revised to take account of amended figures from Grampian