Available data relate to offences recorded as homicide by police forces in England and Wales between 2007-08 and 2009-10, and have been extracted from the Home Office's Homicide Index. The following table shows the number of female homicide victims, where court proceedings have resulted in at least one person being convicted of murder and the victim had previously been harassed or stalked by one (or more) of the suspects. Data on whether homicide victims had previously been, harassed or stalked have only been collected since April 2007.
|Offences( 1) currently recorded by the police as homicide of a female resulting in murder conviction where victim was previously stalked/harassed: England and Wales, 2007-08 to 2009-10( 2)|
|(1) As at 28 September 2010; figures are subject to revision as cases are dealt with by the police and by the courts, or as further information becomes available. |
(2) Offences are shown according to the year in which they were initially recorded as homicide. This is not necessarily the year in which the incident took place or the year in which any court decision was made.
The data are as at