Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Betting Shops: Crimes of Violence

Home Office written question – answered on 30th January 2020.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Carolyn Harris Carolyn Harris Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many violent incidences have been recorded in betting shops in the six months (a) before 1 April 2019 and (b) after 1 April 2019.

Photo of Kit Malthouse Kit Malthouse The Minister of State, Home Department

The Home Office collects data on the number of violent crimes recorded by the police in England and Wales and these data are published quarterly.

https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/police-recorded-crime-open-data-tables

However, these data do not identify whether the offence took place at a betting shop.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes1 person thinks so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.