Statistical Bulletin: Cases Involving Sexual Offences 2016/17

Date: 
26 April 2018
Type: 
Statistical reports

This bulletin presents key statistics in relation to the prosecution of sexual offences, including caseloads and prosecutorial decisions. It also includes data on the outcomes of prosecutions at court involving these offences.  
 
The report provides information for the 2016/17 financial year (i.e. 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017) and includes comparisons for the equivalent period in 2015/16. Where appropriate, detailed notes have been provided which give an explanation of the relevant PPS processes and procedures.