Youth crime

Youth Crime by type, Glasgow

Number of Youth Crimes  Under 18 yrs  recorded within Glasgow City Council Area  by type 2011 12click graph to expand

The chart above highlights the level of youth offending across Glasgow and a breakdown of the types of offending behaviour. Almost half of all offences were for miscellaneous (disorder related) offences, which mainly include breach of the peace, street drinking and urinating.  The second highest type of youth offending behaviour identified is crimes of dishonesty which accounts for 12% of all youth crime. 


Youth crime - includes all police recorded crimes committed by persons under 18 years of age.