Report

NSW recorded crime statistics: quarterly update September 2014

3 Dec 2014
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In the 24 months to September 2014, none of the major offence categories showed a significant upward trend across New South Wales as a whole.

Ten of the major offences showed significant downward trends:

  1. non-domestic assault (down 8.1%);
  2. robbery without a weapon (down 20.4%);
  3. robbery with a non-firearm weapon (down 9.7%);
  4. break and enter dwelling (down 8.7%);
  5. break and enter non-dwelling (down 16.4%);
  6. motor vehicle theft (down 12.4%);
  7. steal from motor vehicle (down 7.5%);
  8. stealing from a retail store (down 9.1%);
  9. steal from person (down 15.9%); and
  10. malicious damage to property (down 12.4%).

The remaining seven offences were stable.

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2014
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