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Crime - Recorded Crime Offences

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


Type of Offence20072008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Homicide offences 152 113 97 112 81 90 95 105 83 91 80
Sexual offences 1,356 1,268 1,545 2,303 1,958 1,976 1,908 1,969 2,283 2,524 2,887
Attempts/threats to murder, assaults, harassments and related offences 18,137 19,711 18,905 18,219 17,152 15,702 14,365 15,155 16,877 16,642 18,896
Dangerous or negligent acts 20,730 19,229 15,035 11,698 9,691 8,844 7,495 7,232 7,117 7,689 8,372
Kidnapping and related offences 108 75 142 132 115 97 121 124 153 123 128
Robbery, extortion and hijacking offences 2,204 2,329 2,523 3,236 2,954 2,811 2,796 2,650 2,574 2,101 2,185
Burglary and related offences 23,990 25,269 27,506 26,102 28,196 28,445 26,297 27,682 26,301 18,489 19,119
Theft and related offences 75,130 76,815 76,916 76,649 76,664 76,108 78,428 77,620 75,732 64,772 69,568
Fraud, deception and related offences 6,269 5,748 5,217 5,494 5,493 5,704 4,788 5,162 5,781 4,937 5,435
Controlled drug offences 18,524 23,356 21,872 19,793 17,572 16,380 15,325 15,863 15,050 16,032 16,800
Weapons and Explosives Offences 3,596 4,029 4,091 4,115 3,484 3,042 2,738 2,472 2,373 2,133 2,376
Damage to property and to the environment 43,275 44,339 41,916 38,815 35,146 32,138 28,698 27,337 25,946 22,198 23,225
Public order and other social code offences 60,694 62,068 57,484 54,855 48,952 43,790 36,394 32,620 33,269 29,225 31,210
Offences against government, justice procedures and organisation of crime 10,915 13,188 11,747 11,189 10,013 9,431 9,168 9,762 11,440 12,308 13,733



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