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Release: An Overview of Sexual Offending in England & Wales, Joint publication

Released: 10 January 2013

Categories: Crime and Justice, Crime, Violent and Sexual Crime

Frequency of release: Ad-hoc

Language: English

Geographical coverage: England and Wales

Geographical breakdown: Country

In this release

An Overview of Sexual Offending in England and Wales

This is an Official Statistics bulletin produced by statisticians in the Ministry of Justice, Home Office and the Office for National Statistics, which brings together, for the first time, a range of official statistics from across the crime and criminal justice system, providing an overview of sexual offending in England and Wales. The report is structured to highlight: the victim experience; the police role in recording and detecting the crimes; how the various criminal justice agencies deal with an offender once identified; and the criminal histories of sex offenders.

A summary of the bulletin, the full report and the accompanying data tables can be accessed on the Ministry of Justice website.

Presents statistics on sexual offending in England and Wales at key points through the Criminal Justice System . This statistical bulletin has been compiled jointly by the Ministry of Justice, Home Office, and Office for National Statistics.

These National Statistics are produced to high professional standards and released according to the arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.

Content from the Office for National Statistics.
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