• Crime Figures 1880-1900

    Crime figures for Uig, 1880 to 1900, from the 1902 Report by the Crofters Commission on Social Conditions in Lewis.

    A: Crimes against the person, including serious assaults, concealment of pregnancy, etc.
    B: Crimes against property, including theft, fraud, fire-raising, rioting, etc.
    C1: Minor assaults, etc.
    C2: Infringement of the Education Acts (failing to send children to school)
    C3: Contravention of the Police Acts (presumably beginning with that of 1897)
    C4: Poaching
    C5: Various

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