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Crime - Recorded Crime Offences

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


Type of Offence20092010201120122013201420152016201720182019
Homicide offences 99 110 79 88 96 111 83 85 92 81 53
Sexual offences 1,543 2,304 1,958 1,976 1,907 1,972 2,279 2,521 2,880 3,183 3,314
Attempts/threats to murder, assaults, harassments and related offences 18,915 18,228 17,162 15,706 14,366 15,164 16,913 16,702 18,983 20,170 21,791
Dangerous or negligent acts 15,033 11,699 9,688 8,844 7,493 7,230 7,116 7,684 8,370 8,552 8,697
Kidnapping and related offences 142 132 115 97 121 124 153 123 130 130 124
Robbery, extortion and hijacking offences 2,523 3,236 2,953 2,812 2,796 2,649 2,573 2,101 2,179 2,436 2,340
Burglary and related offences 27,518 26,110 28,206 28,465 26,309 27,702 26,314 18,563 19,197 16,964 16,769
Theft and related offences 76,921 76,648 76,659 76,114 78,424 77,627 75,700 64,478 69,264 66,923 68,282
Fraud, deception and related offences 5,223 5,507 5,496 5,708 4,790 5,161 5,789 4,928 5,408 6,295 7,908
Controlled drug offences 21,865 19,788 17,569 16,376 15,325 15,861 15,047 16,021 16,767 18,296 21,448
Weapons and Explosives Offences 4,091 4,116 3,484 3,042 2,737 2,473 2,376 2,138 2,379 2,440 2,680
Damage to property and to the environment 41,905 38,801 35,136 32,124 28,695 27,322 25,946 22,179 23,142 21,524 21,903
Public order and other social code offences 57,483 54,852 48,950 43,785 36,395 32,619 33,269 29,212 31,188 31,972 32,430
Offences against government, justice procedures and organisation of crime 11,747 11,188 10,011 9,428 9,166 9,761 11,442 12,294 13,727 16,177 16,986



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