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Sexual Offences

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 6826, tabled on 20 July 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will update the 2013 Overview of Sexual Offending in England and Wales joint official statistics bulletin on sexual violence.

Answered on

5 September 2017

The data contained in the chapters of “An Overview of Sexual Offending” continues to be updated and published. Since the publication, all three departments involved have developed the sources and outputs to provide for greater detail on sexual offences and rape. Latest data from the constituent chapters, including new presentations, can be found here:

Crime Survey for England and Wales (ONS):

https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcomunity/crimeand justice/bulletins/crimeenglandandwales/yearendingmar2017

Police activity and outcomes (Home Office):

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/crime-outcomes-in-england-and-wales-2016-to-2017

Court proceedings and sentencing (MoJ):

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-justice-system-statistics-quarterly-december-2016

Court timeliness (MoJ):

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/criminal-court-statistics

Offender histories data (MoJ) – see all offending history tools:

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/criminal-justice-system-statistics-quarterly-december-2016