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Policing - Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

Overall, from 2016-17 to 2017-18 the number of recorded crimes increased by 1%. Recorded crime is now at its second lowest level since 1974.

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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