Thematic bulletins Sexual Offences

The PPS publishes annual statistics on Cases Involving Sexual Offences. The statistics include caseloads, prosecutorial decisions and the outcomes of prosecutions at court in relation to ‘Rape’, ‘Other Sexual Offences’ and ‘All Sexual Offences’. Each statistical release provides figures for the latest financial year and includes comparisons for the previous financial year. The latest statistics for the 2018/19 financial year (i.e. 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019) were published on 24th October 2019. Statistics for the financial year period 2019/20 will be published in the autumn of 2020.