Publication - Statistics

Recorded crime in Scotland 2017-2018

Published: 25 Sep 2018
Directorate:
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Law and order
ISBN:
9781787812376

This bulletin presents statistics on crimes and offences recorded and cleared up by the police in Scotland, disaggregated by crime/offence group and by local authority.

118 page PDF

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118 page PDF

5.7 MB

Supporting files

Contents
Recorded crime in Scotland 2017-2018
Table A3: Theft of, and from, motor vehicles recorded by the police, Scotland, 2008-09 to 2017-18

118 page PDF

5.7 MB

Supporting files

Table A3: Theft of, and from, motor vehicles recorded by the police, Scotland, 2008-09 to 2017-18

  Number & Percentage
Crime category 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 % change 16-17 to 17-18
Theft from motor vehicle of which: 20,825 17,075 16,531 16,906 13,323 13,821 12,933 11,081 10,162 9,397 -8
   Theft by opening a lockfast place (OLP) 9,847 7,400 6,795 6,386 4,404 4,450 4,173 3,285 2,715 2,495 -8
   OLP with intent to steal 2,613 1,812 1,793 1,792 1,198 1,152 1,119 964 733 753 3
   Attempted theft OLP 1,189 961 907 810 557 587 524 435 440 486 10
   Other theft 7,176 6,902 7,036 7,918 7,164 7,632 7,117 6,397 6,274 5,663 -10
Theft of motor vehicle 9,407 7,706 7,325 6,087 5,149 5,340 4,866 4,597 4,696 4,594 -2
Attempted theft of motor vehicle 2,144 1,598 1,391 973 582 636 557 431 520 430 -17
Total Motor vehicle theft 32,376 26,379 25,247 23,966 19,054 19,797 18,356 16,109 15,378 14,421 -6