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Violence against  women

In 2022 / 23

  • 14,834 sexual crimes were recorded by Police Scotland.

  • Rape and attempted rape accounted for 17% of recorded sexual crimes.

  • There were 3,830 cyber sexual crimes recorded by Police Scotland.

  • Of the women who took part in our safety survey, 42% avoided going out in areas of Glsgow after dark.

More information

Recorded Crime in Scotland 2022 / 23

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