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New figures show a 96% increase in the level of sexual crime reported to the police in Scotland over the past decade.

New figures released today by the Scottish Government show that:

• The level of reported sexual crime has increased by 96% over the past 10 years.
• In the past year, reported rape and attempted rape has increased by 9% and sexual assault by 29%.
• There has been a 17% increase in threatening to or disclosing intimate images.
• 37% of the sexual crimes recorded by the police in the past year (2021-22) related to a victim under the age of 18.

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