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Crime Statistics

Volume 114: debated on Wednesday 8 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will state, for Scotland, the total number of

Police Force Area
Crime/Offence GroupCentralDumfries and GallowayFifeGrampianLothian and BordersNorthernStrathclydeTaysideScotland
1979: Recorded
Non-sexual Crimes of Violence267702214841,0482347,00869310,025
Sexual Crimes of Violence4924698521830727521,254
Other Crimes of Indecency122491863085311061,8922253,419
Crimes of Dishonesty10,3263,57111,01116,65352,6366,374151,07317,549269,193
Fire-Raising, Vandalism etc2,8459992,4174,6247,6351,43231,2614,92556,138
Other Crimes2351223536674345353,5247816,651
Motor Vehicle Offences9,68811,30612,74416,20338,19112,29986,87616,649203,956
1979: Cleared Up
Non-sexual Crimes of Violence229622083965712273,4545585,705
Sexual Crimes of Violence26194262672726628537
Other Crimes of Indecency8141108254255861,1291462,100
Crimes of Dishonesty3,9521,4564,6515,86915,4023,66236,8625,80577,659
Fire-Raising, Vandalism etc6942528261,2871,5607524,8411,15811,370
Other Crimes2271223526624285353,4827776,585
Motor Vehicle Offences9,41011,30612,71716,20338,19112,18486,13916,644202,794
1986: Recorded
Non-sexual Crimes of Violence5452585959103,3012958,85294915,705
Sexual Crimes of Violence75297912123644628911,303
Other Crimes of Indecency200672154816571152,0202964,051
Crimes of Dishonesty14,7284,90716,96726,27860,6278,487185,15025,378342,522
Fire-Raising, Vandalism etc4,1801,6004,5868,20310,5812,12740,8326,78278,891
Other Crimes7224601,3861,4734,4981,5539,1282,14521,365
Motor Vehicle Offences12,45110,85715,47427,06835,01015,68899,94721,592238,087
1986 Cleared Up
Non-sexual Crimes of Violence4942295367102,3412845,30480610,704
Sexual Crimes of Violence672857781394331654782
Other Crimes of Indecency145651393764801081,3112122,836
Crimes of Dishonesty6,8472,5776,4737,35720,4834,75746,9449,803105,241
Fire-Raising, Vandalism etc1,4586161,3051,7572,5831,1347,2111,57917,643
Other Crimes7174591,3851,4524,4901,5539,0612,14321,260
Motor Vehicle Offences11,88810,59815,46824,41735,01015,62399,15521,590233,749

Note: "Sexual Crimes of Violence" comprises rape, assault, assault with intent to rape and indecent assault. "Other Crimes of Indecency" includes the remaining crimes in Group 2 of the standard SHHD classification.