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Policing - Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

High Level Summary of Statistics Trend Last update: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Volume of Crime Recorded by the Police

Overall, from 2015-16 to 2016-17 the number of recorded crimes decreased by 3% – over 7,500 fewer crimes. Recorded crime is now at its lowest level since 1974. .

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Source: Justice Analytical Services

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