To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what the largest number of previous convictions received by a person convicted but not sentenced to an immediate custodial sentence was in each year since 2007.
31 July 2019
The information requested is provided in the tables attached with this answer. These tables include data, covering the period 2007 – 2018, on:
- The highest number of previous convictions of offenders convicted and sentenced to immediate custody for the first time.
- The highest number of previous convictions of offenders convicted and not sentenced to immediate custody.