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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 75
Sexual offences 1,357 1,268 1,545 2,303 1,961 1,975 1,905 1,970 2,287 2,524 2,921
Attempts/threats to murder, assaults, harassments and related offences 18,134 19,708 18,905 18,218 17,152 15,700 14,365 15,148 16,869 16,634 18,883
Dangerous or negligent acts 20,731 19,232 15,038 11,698 9,691 8,845 7,495 7,232 7,115 7,686 8,365
Kidnapping and related offences 108 75 142 133 115 97 121 124 153 122 131
Robbery, extortion and hijacking offences 2,204 2,329 2,523 3,234 2,954 2,811 2,795 2,650 2,574 2,100 2,188
Burglary and related offences 23,988 25,264 27,503 26,097 28,191 28,439 26,291 27,676 26,294 18,480 19,088
Theft and related offences 75,134 76,819 76,913 76,652 76,668 76,113 78,425 77,618 75,727 64,789 69,661
Fraud, deception and related offences 6,273 5,748 5,217 5,493 5,493 5,700 4,789 5,159 5,780 4,938 6,036
Controlled drug offences 18,524 23,356 21,873 19,793 17,572 16,380 15,325 15,863 15,053 16,039 16,850
Weapons and Explosives Offences 3,596 4,029 4,091 4,116 3,484 3,042 2,739 2,473 2,374 2,133 2,370
Damage to property and to the environment 43,278 44,342 41,919 38,818 35,149 32,142 28,703 27,334 25,950 22,209 23,253
Public order and other social code offences 60,696 62,065 57,483 54,857 48,950 43,791 36,396 32,613 33,272 29,227 31,231
Offences against government, justice procedures and organisation of crime 10,916 13,190 11,748 11,199 10,024 9,425 9,168 9,762 11,441 12,314 13,429



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