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Policing - Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

Overall, from 2014-15 to 2015-16 the number of recorded crimes decreased by 4% – over 10,000 fewer crimes.  Recorded crime is now at its lowest level since 1974.

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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