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Forced Marriage: Convictions

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 169911, tabled on 3 September 2018

To ask the Secretary of State Justice, how many people have been convicted of offences relating to forced marriage in the last three years.

Answered on

11 September 2018

The number of defendants prosecuted and convicted of offences relating to forced marriage, from 2015-2017, can be found at the following link:

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/733981/outcomes-by-offence-tool-2017-update.xlsx

Search ‘Offence’ for ’36.1 Forced marriage’ and ’66.6 Breach of a forced marriage protection order’.

Figures for 2018 are planned for publication in May 2019.