Statistics

NSW recorded crime statistics: quarterly update June 2016

5 Sep 2016
Description

In the 24 months to June 2016, two of the 17 major offences showed a significant upward trend across NSW, nine were trending downward and the remaining six offences were stable. The offences trending upward were steal from retail store (up 6.3%) and fraud (up 1.7%).

The offences trending down were:

  1. murder (down 32.1%);
  2. robbery without a weapon (down 25.9%);
  3. robbery with a firearm (down 41.7%);
  4. robbery with a weapon not a firearm (down 22.2%);
  5. break and enter dwelling (down 7.2%);
  6. motor vehicle theft (down 12.6%);
  7. steal from dwelling (down 6.6%);
  8. steal from person (down 9.9%);
  9. malicious damage to property (down 3.2%).
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1035-9044
Peer Reviewed: 
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