Scottish Cities

Violent crimes and offences, Scottish Cities 2018/19

Violent Crimes 10K Scotcities 201819Click on graph to expand

In 2018/19, the rate of violent crimes and offences in Glasgow was markedly higher than that of other large Scottish cities and 81% higher than Scotland’s average.  All of the large Scottish cities have recorded rates of violent crime that are higher than the Scottish average.


This measure of violent crimes and offences includes recorded non-sexual crimes and offences of violence, such as murder, attempted murder, serious assault, common assault, and robbery.

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