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Crime and Disorder - Reconvictions

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: September 2018

Over the past decade there has been a general decrease in the average number of reconvictions per offender. In 2006-07 the average number of reconvictions per offender was 0.60, whereas in 2015-16 it was 0.47; a 22% reduction of 0.13 reconvictions per offender.

Reconvictions 2015-16

Source: Scottish Government Justice Analytical Services, Scottish Offenders Index

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