National Statistics

Proven reoffending statistics: April 2014 to March 2015

Statistics on proven reoffending in England and Wales.



This publication provides key statistics relating to the reoffending of offenders who were released from custody, received a non-custodial conviction at court, or received a caution.

Latest figures for the year April 2014 to March 2015 are provided and compared to the same period a year ago.

Trends going back to 2004 are also presented.

The bulletin is produced and handled by the ministry’s analytical professionals and production staff.

Pre-release access of up to 24 hours is granted to the following persons:

Proven Reoffending Statistics Quarterly Bulletin

Ministry of Justice

Secretary of State; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Prisons and Probation; Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Victims, youth and family justice; Permanent Secretary; Director General of Criminal Justice Group; Director General of Finance; Director of Sentencing and Rehabilitation; Director of Analytical Services; Deputy Director for Reducing Reoffending; Head of Sentencing Policy and Penalties Unit; and the relevant special advisor; analysts; policy officers (x6) and press officers (x7).

National Offender Management Service (NOMS)

Director General of National Offender Management Service; Head of Planning and Analysis Group (PAG); Head of Offender Management and Public Protection Group; Head of Public Protection Casework Section (OMPPG); and relevant analytical officers (x2) and policy officers (x6).

Home Office:

Secretary of State, Permanent Secretary, and relevant analysts and policy officers (x2).

No 10:

Special adviser to the Prime Minister


Home and Legal Team, Public Services Group

Published 26 January 2017