Acid Attacks in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-07-20
Session date: 
July 20, 2016
Reference: 
2016/2613
Question By: 
Unmesh Desai
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How many incidents of acid attacks have there been in London in the last 12 months compared to the 12 months before? What is the sanction detection rate for these attacks?

Answer

Answer for Acid Attacks in London

Answer for Acid Attacks in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Please see the requested figures below.

Period

Offences

Sanction Detections

SD Rate %

Jul 2014 - Jun 2015

195

48

24.6%

Jul 2015 - Jun 2016

337

63

18.7%