Crime Statistics

Published3rd June 2014

Quarterly crime statistics from the Crime Survey for England and Wales and police recorded crime.

Open Governmnet License: Allows re-use of information free of charge citing ‘Office for National Statistics licensed under the Open Government Licence v.2.0.’. Any adaptation should be highlighted.

Features

Quarterly data tables give statistics relating to the following police recorded crimes: Homicide, violence, rape, other sexual offences, robbery of business property, robbery of personal property, burglary, vehicle offences, theft (personal, bicycle, shoplifting), criminal damage and arson, drug trafficking, drug possession, possession of weapons of offense, public order offences., fraud offences.

Data is given by quarter and offence type alongside crime totals.

More focussed data and analysis is also provided for: Violent crime and sexual offences; hate crime; property crime; public perceptions of policing; anti-social behaviour.

Services

A user guide is available for this data set, as well as an outline of the methodoogy used: www.ons.gov.uk/ons/guide-method/method-quality/specific/crime-statistics-methodology/index.html

Contact details (see above) are also provided for queries relating to this specific data set.

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