▼41% The percentage reduction in recorded crime in Scotland since 2006-07. Recorded crime in Scotland is now at a 43 year low, its lowest level since 1974
The percentage reduction in homicides in Scotland for a twelve month period since 1976.
2006-2007 total of 57 homicide cases were recorded by police in Scotland in 2015-16 representing an 8% fall on the previous year and 52% down on the 119 cases recorded in 2006-07 This is the lowest number of recorded homicide cases for a single twelve month period since 1976 .
▼28% The percentage reduction in fire fatalities in in Scotland in 2013-14 compared with the previous year (down from 46 in 2012-13 to 33 in 2013-14) Stats Under Review