BME Victims of Sexual Violence (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2015
Reference: 
2015/3842
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please can you provide me with the number of sexual offences where the victim has been categorised as BAME in the years i) 2011/12 ii) 2012/13 iii) 2013/14 iv) 2014/15 to date?

Answer

Answer for BME Victims of Sexual Violence (1)

Answer for BME Victims of Sexual Violence (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please find below the number of BAME victims of sexual offences for the last 4 financial years and the financial year to date (Apr-Oct 2015). Please note that the ethnicity of the victim is self-defined.

BAME victims of Sexual Offences

No of victims

FY 11/12

1877

FY 12/13

1557

FY 13/14

1725

FY 14/15

2172

FYTD (to Oct 15)

1391

Please be aware any increase may be due to increased confidence to report.