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Policing - Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

Overall, from 2013-14 to 2014-15 the number of recorded crimes decreased by 5% – over 14,000 fewer crimes. Recorded crime is now at its lowest level for 41 years.

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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