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Statistical Bulletin: Crime and Justice Series: Domestic Abuse Recorded by the Police in Scotland, 2009-10

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Table 4 Incidents of domestic abuse recorded by the police, by sex of victim/perpetrator and nature of crime/offence, Scotland, 2009-10

Number

Female victim, male perpetrator

Male victim, female perpetrator

Female victim, female perpetrator

Male victim, male perpetrator

Not recorded

Total

Non-sexual crimes of violence

450

122

8

5

8

593

Crimes of indecency

152

1

0

3

9

165

Crimes of dishonesty

519

93

9

6

12

639

Fire-raising, vandalism, etc.

1,459

267

24

15

28

1,793

Other crimes

3,072

269

23

31

45

3,440

Miscellaneous offences

20,302

3,995

410

369

342

25,418

Motor vehicle offences

6

8

1

0

3

18

Behaviour not amounting to a crime

15,967

3,183

207

237

266

19,860

TOTAL

41,927

7,938

682

666

713

51,926

1. It is not possible for Strathclyde to link the crimes recorded to any nominal recorded as involved in the incident. Although someone is the victim of a domestic incident, it is possible that they are not the victim of the main crime, therefore this data should be treated with caution.