Domestic Violence Prosecution

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-01-20
Session date: 
January 20, 2016
Reference: 
2016/0261
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please can you provide me with the number of:

a)              domestic violence offences which led to i) an arrest, ii) a T.I.C, iv) a caution and v) a charge in the last 4 years?

b)              domestic violence with injury offences which led to i) an arrest, ii) a T.I.C, iv) a caution and v) a charge in the last 4 years?

Answer

Answer for Domestic Violence Prosecution

Answer for Domestic Violence Prosecution

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Over the last four years (2012 - 2015 inclusive), there have been a total of 88,851 people proceeded against for domestic abuse (37,723 of whom were proceeded against for domestic abuse violence with injury).

Domestic Abuse

2012

2013

2014

2015

i) Total proceeded against

20,255

22,613

23,269

22,714

ii) TIC

2

5

9

2

iii) Caution

8,607

9,634

9,377

8,408

iv) Charge

11,615

12,950

13,861

14,290

Domestic Abuse VWI

2012

2013

2014

2015

i) Total proceeded against

8,361

9,609

10,196

9,557

ii) TIC

1

0

3

0

iii) Caution

3,488

4,026

4,020

3,394

iv) Charge

4,872

5,583

6,173

6,163