Policing - Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

Overall, from 2011-12 to 2012-13 the number of recorded crimes decreased by 13% – around 41,000 fewer crimes.  Recorded crime is now at its lowest level for 39 years.

Volume of Crime 2012-13 HLSS

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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