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Crime - Recorded Crime Offences

Recorded Crime Offences (Number) by Type of Offence and Quarter


Type of OffenceQ1 2014Q2 2014Q3 2014Q4 2014Q1 2015Q2 2015Q3 2015Q4 2015Q1 2016Q2 2016Q3 2016Q4 2016Q1 2017Q2 2017Q3 2017Q4 2017
Homicide offences 37 30 20 18 22 24 18 19 23 25 19 24 18 15 26 12
Sexual offences 508 523 440 497 625 556 557 549 664 707 577 572 780 763 681 721
Attempts/threats to murder, assaults, harassments and related offences 3,404 3,804 3,852 4,086 3,945 4,150 4,419 4,355 4,022 4,226 4,285 4,107 4,239 5,085 4,778 4,701
Dangerous or negligent acts 1,837 1,826 1,820 1,748 1,702 1,786 1,798 1,828 1,777 1,877 1,956 2,076 1,906 2,250 2,052 2,147
Kidnapping and related offences 35 32 29 28 42 39 31 41 35 33 35 20 25 50 24 34
Robbery, extortion and hijacking offences 759 660 580 652 715 628 552 679 569 489 531 509 468 523 509 692
Burglary and related offences 6,889 5,987 6,527 8,273 7,892 6,191 6,093 6,113 5,025 4,084 4,391 4,978 4,905 4,231 4,736 5,220
Theft and related offences 17,831 19,504 20,137 20,150 18,939 19,602 18,991 18,197 16,311 15,526 16,259 16,704 15,952 18,034 18,437 17,365
Fraud, deception and related offences 1,411 1,221 1,248 1,276 1,621 1,428 1,443 1,288 1,302 1,162 1,320 1,156 1,574 1,445 1,555 1,501
Controlled drug offences 3,650 4,218 4,476 3,523 3,293 4,167 4,106 3,489 3,737 4,112 4,345 3,850 3,972 4,618 4,563 3,727
Weapons and Explosives Offences 558 585 685 646 574 592 586 622 530 485 476 641 509 567 641 650
Damage to property and to the environment 6,762 6,795 6,594 7,186 6,659 6,586 6,394 6,315 5,613 5,331 5,406 5,863 5,452 6,169 5,844 5,829
Public order and other social code offences 7,552 8,241 8,743 8,080 7,604 8,468 8,638 8,562 7,157 7,001 7,569 7,507 7,006 7,965 8,273 7,944
Offences against government, justice procedures and organisation of crime 2,417 2,470 2,429 2,447 2,619 2,971 2,814 3,037 3,185 3,407 2,746 2,978 3,386 3,329 3,200 3,107


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Homicide offences
Sexual offences
Burglary and related offences
Theft and related offences
Controlled drug offences
Weapons and Explosives Offences