Table 1 Notifiable offences recorded by the police by offence

England and Wales
April 1995

April 1996

April 1997

to

to

to

March 1996

March 1997

March 1998

April 1998

April 1999

to

to

March 1999
Old rules (1)

March 2000
New rules (1)

Number of offences
Violence against the person

219,291

243,646

256,070

230,756

502,788

581,036

Sexual offences

29,887

32,120

34,151

34,915

36,174

37,792

Robbery

70,497

72,266

62,652

66,172

66,835

84,277

319,675

348,032

352,873

331,843

605,797

703,105

Burglary in a dwelling

638,631

581,985

501,593

472,960

473,349

442,602

Burglary other than in a dwelling

595,843

545,042

486,839

478,918

479,835

463,866

1,234,474

1,127,027

988,432

951,878

953,184

906,468

Total violent crime
Burglary

Total burglary
Theft & handling of stolen goods
Theft from the person

60,347

59,352

57,894

63,054

63,118

76,254

Theft of pedal cycle

168,482

147,160

140,031

125,178

128,557

131,240

Theft from shops

282,452

278,050

273,509

281,457

281,972

292,494

Theft from vehicle

817,229

778,269

695,498

680,937

685,919

669,232

Theft of motor vehicle

513,927

466,783

400,524

390,891

391,807

374,686

1,331,156

1,245,052

1,096,022

1,071,828

1,077,726

1,043,918

Theft of & from vehicles
Vehicle interference and tampering

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

48,011

56,521

Other theft & handling stolen goods

623,867

594,085

577,517

585,201

592,055

623,193

Total theft & handling stolen goods

2,466,304

2,323,699

2,144,973

2,126,718

2,191,439

2,223,620

Fraud and forgery

134,394

135,975

136,232

173,728

279,503

334,773

Criminal damage

932,719

938,735

861,846

834,370

879,586

945,682

Drug offences

21,659

22,651

23,336

21,306

135,945

121,866

Other notifiable offences

30,082

34,559

37,645

41,974

63,635

65,671

5,139,307

4,930,678

4,545,337

4,481,817

5,109,089

5,301,185

Total all offences

Percentage change from corresponding period in previous year
3.4

11.1

5.1

-9.9

Sexual offences

-4.1

7.5

6.3

2.2

4.5

Robbery

16.7

2.5

-13.3

5.6

26.1

5.2

8.9

1.4

-6.0

16.1

-3.4

-8.9

-13.8

-5.7

-6.5

3.5

-8.5

-10.7

-1.6

-3.3

-0.2

-8.7

-12.3

-3.7

-4.9

Violence against the person

Total violent crime

15.6

Burglary
Burglary in a dwelling
Burglary other than in a dwelling
Total burglary
Theft & handling of stolen goods
Theft from the person

15.4

-1.6

-2.5

8.9

20.8

Theft of pedal cycle

-2.2

-12.7

-4.8

-10.6

2.1

Theft from shops

4.7

-1.6

-1.6

2.9

3.7

Theft from vehicle

-1.5

-4.8

-10.6

-2.1

-2.4

Theft of motor vehicle

-1.2

-9.2

-14.2

-2.4

-4.4

-1.9

-6.5

-12.0

-2.2

-3.1

Vehicle interference and tampering

N/A

N/A

N/A

N/A

17.7

Other theft & handling stolen goods

-5.8

-4.8

-2.8

1.3

5.3

Total theft & handling stolen goods

-1.7

-5.8

-7.7

-0.9

1.5

Fraud and forgery

-4.1

1.2

0.2

27.5

19.8

Criminal damage

2.6

0.6

-8.2

-3.2

7.5

13.0

4.6

3.0

-8.7

-10.4

3.8

14.9

8.9

11.5

3.2

-0.1

-4.1

-7.8

-1.4

3.8

Theft of & from vehicles

Drug offences
Other notifiable offences
Total all offences

(1) 'Old rules' denotes the number of crimes that would have been recorded using the coverage and rules in use until 31 March 1998.
'New rules' denotes crimes recorded using the expanded offence coverage and revised counting rules which came into effect on 1 April 1998.

15

Table 2 Notifiable offences recorded by the police by police force area
England and Wales
Police force area

Avon and Somerset

Number of offences, percenta
April 1998

April 1999

to

to

Change

March 1999

March 2000

Number

150,089

147,104

-2,985

Bedfordshire

49,076

53,607

4,531

Cambridgeshire

67,256

68,722

1,466

Cheshire

65,119

64,528

-591

Cleveland

67,030

65,185

-1,845

Cumbria

40,202

37,729

-2,473

Derbyshire

84,459

85,650

1,191

110,644

110,361

-283

Dorset

52,755

52,332

-423

Durham

50,413

48,796

-1,617

Essex

95,797

102,777

6,980

Gloucestershire

48,206

50,993

2,787

Greater Manchester

362,450

377,086

14,636

Hampshire

Devon and Cornwall

128,253

135,174

6,921

Hertfordshire

49,309

52,741

3,432

Humberside

130,691

121,442

-9,249

Kent

129,340

124,918

-4,422

Lancashire

118,085

108,866

-9,219

Leicestershire

93,397

94,577

1,180

Lincolnshire

46,670

46,170

-500

London, City of (1)

7,144

7,775

631

Merseyside

140,874

148,172

7,298

Metropolitan Police (1)

117,793

934,254

1,052,047

Norfolk

57,129

59,387

2,258

Northamptonshire

65,466

61,240

-4,226

Northumbria

151,298

142,279

-9,019

North Yorkshire

55,309

53,554

-1,755

Nottinghamshire

135,255

136,875

1,620

South Yorkshire

133,059

131,700

-1,359

Staffordshire

91,919

98,852

6,933

Suffolk

39,908

43,355

3,447

Surrey

42,467

46,288

3,821

Sussex

130,402

136,566

6,164

Thames Valley

176,477

191,875

15,398

38,485

38,593

108

Warwickshire
West Mercia

81,782

84,797

3,015

West Midlands

314,628

364,887

50,259

West Yorkshire

273,809

260,237

-13,572

Wiltshire

38,189

38,461

272

Dyfed Powys

24,588

23,709

-879

Gwent

58,738

60,132

1,394

North Wales

43,848

44,606

758

South Wales

134,820

127,040

-7,780

Total met-forces

2,317,516

2,484,183

166,667

Total non-met forces

2,791,573

2,817,002

25,429

Total

5,109,089

5,301,185

192,096

(1) Offences per 100,000 population for City of London and Metropolitan Police are combined.

16

Number of offences, percentages and rate per 100,000 population
Change

Offences per 100,000
population; April 1999

16

Percentage

to March 2000

-2.0

9,882

9.2

9,631

2.2

9,548

-0.9

6,556

-2.8

11,717

-6.2

7,655

1.4

8,829

-0.3

7,080

-0.8

7,571

-3.2

8,029

7.3

6,703

5.8

9,151

4.0

14,630

5.4

7,633

7.0

6,004

-7.1

13,752

-3.4

7,934

-7.8

7,630

1.3

10,184

-1.1

7,409

8.8

N/A

5.2

10,513

12.6

13,784

4.0

7,515

-6.5

9,945

-6.0

9,981

-3.2

7,214

1.2

13,268

-1.0

10,099

7.5

9,314

8.6

6,460

9.0

5,884

4.7

9,110

8.7

9,142

0.3

7,616

3.7

7,462

16.0

13,884

-5.0

12,315

0.7

6,352

-3.6

4,946

2.4

10,791

1.7

6,785

-5.8

10,251

7.2

12,975

0.9

8,464

3.8

10,111

Table 3 Notifiable offences by police force area and offence - 12 months ending March 2000
England and Wales
Police force area

Total

Violence

Sexual

against

offences

Robbery

Burglary

the

Theft

Fraud

and

and

handling

forgery

person
Avon and Somerset

147,104

12,921

759

2,381

27,804

71,130

8,518

Bedfordshire

53,607

5,104

402

615

7,913

25,135

4,760

Cambridgeshire

68,722

6,090

418

548

12,377

32,072

3,251

Cheshire

64,528

5,800

379

466

12,805

27,150

2,192

Cleveland

65,185

3,025

414

839

15,621

30,278

2,744

Cumbria

37,729

5,142

224

90

5,455

14,687

1,310

Derbyshire

85,650

10,019

546

584

15,536

36,023

4,739

110,361

12,479

936

487

17,307

48,566

6,925

Dorset

52,332

3,487

306

241

8,466

23,658

5,866

Durham

48,796

5,397

251

236

9,083

19,835

1,314

102,777

9,879

975

626

14,967

45,238

5,470

50,993

4,240

323

291

9,308

23,639

3,284

Greater Manchester

377,086

40,184

2,258

8,634

75,374

146,094

20,043

Hampshire

Devon and Cornwall

Essex
Gloucestershire

135,174

15,378

1,384

732

18,778

58,127

6,393

Hertfordshire

52,741

3,703

348

420

8,689

23,358

2,935

Humberside

121,442

9,085

717

950

32,230

51,561

3,745

Kent

124,918

12,984

872

827

19,722

52,325

7,387

Lancashire

108,866

9,803

754

1,058

21,360

44,459

4,024

Leicestershire

94,577

11,153

800

1,023

15,632

37,247

8,398

Lincolnshire

46,170

3,866

325

178

10,719

19,551

1,641
1,214

London, City of

7,775

525

21

49

420

4,640

148,172

14,639

935

2,663

25,638

62,230

4,794

1,052,047

156,880

9,189

36,317

129,145

426,235

105,150

Norfolk

59,387

6,382

415

297

10,243

25,660

3,251

Northamptonshire

61,240

5,128

287

481

11,302

26,159

4,225

Merseyside
Metropolitan Police

Northumbria

142,279

13,563

983

1,389

26,459

58,175

5,022

North Yorkshire

53,554

5,101

294

212

10,402

24,326

2,551

Nottinghamshire

136,875

13,629

987

1,768

26,458

60,570

6,195

South Yorkshire

131,700

7,605

645

1,122

32,412

55,045

4,794

Staffordshire

98,852

13,183

760

697

19,155

38,723

4,885

Suffolk

43,355

5,303

389

223

6,214

17,422

2,182

Surrey

46,288

5,370

505

224

6,640

18,886

3,808

Sussex

136,566

16,924

1,003

1,020

19,437

59,196

8,615

Thames Valley

191,875

13,870

1,002

1,659

31,185

96,123

14,191

38,593

2,188

169

224

7,741

17,326

2,383

Warwickshire
West Mercia

84,797

8,213

585

359

14,313

36,339

4,210

West Midlands

364,887

42,615

2,319

10,092

68,780

140,305

26,856

West Yorkshire

260,237

17,738

1,806

3,088

58,896

110,654

11,533

Wiltshire

38,461

4,519

358

258

5,718

16,746

2,086

Dyfed Powys

23,709

5,519

292

28

2,072

7,374

1,136

Gwent

60,132

13,774

503

216

7,656

19,721

2,586

North Wales

44,606

5,739

373

146

6,892

17,647

1,570

South Wales

127,040

12,890

581

519

20,144

53,985

6,597

5,301,185

581,036

37,792

84,277

906,468

2,223,620

334,773

England and Wales

(1) Vehicle crime includes theft of motor vehicle, theft from a vehicle, aggravated vehicle taking, vehicle interference and tampering and criminal damage to a vehicle.

17

Number of offences

hicle interference and tampering and criminal damage to a vehicle.

17

Criminal

Drug

Other

Vehicle

damage

offences

offences

crime (1)

20,519

2,017

1,055

45,545

8,048

1,081

549

17,114

12,110

1,011

845

19,208

12,627

1,854

1,255

17,546

10,812

992

460

18,094

8,943

1,360

518

9,605

15,207

1,659

1,337

23,218

18,490

3,784

1,387

31,507

8,408

1,379

521

15,250

10,654

1,259

767

14,003

21,766

2,421

1,435

29,754

7,990

1,285

633

13,637

75,201

4,919

4,379

119,778

28,125

4,155

2,102

36,000

11,560

1,180

548

18,735

20,739

1,534

881

31,167

24,806

3,644

2,351

36,153

22,776

3,135

1,497

30,899

16,889

1,478

1,957

24,811

8,391

975

524

10,855

409

357

140

770

30,822

4,838

1,613

45,488

151,590

26,233

11,308

246,504

10,978

1,561

600

14,714

11,736

1,157

765

18,917

30,436

4,209

2,043

40,789

8,617

1,408

643

13,315

23,692

1,846

1,730

35,848

25,305

3,614

1,158

39,694

18,442

1,650

1,357

25,166

9,547

1,410

665

10,104

8,602

1,510

743

11,573

26,361

2,323

1,687

38,410

28,630

3,635

1,580

63,564

7,439

776

347

12,672

17,410

2,137

1,231

23,279

61,422

6,536

5,962

103,017

48,106

5,852

2,564

80,298

7,151

1,172

453

9,610

4,417

2,030

841

4,166

12,253

2,214

1,209

14,709

10,102

1,586

551

12,134

28,154

2,690

1,480

48,269

945,682

121,866

65,671

1,475,889

Table 4 Notifiable offences by the police: clear-up rate (1) by police force area
England and Wales
Police force area

April 1995

April 1996

to

to

to

March 1996

March 1997

March 1998

Avon and Somerset

23

26

26

Bedfordshire

24

35

35

Cambridgeshire

20

25

28

Cheshire

33

34

34

Cleveland

25

25

23

Cumbria

38

35

41

Derbyshire

20

23

26

Devon and Cornwall

28

30

34

Dorset

28

26

30

Durham

30

30

30

Essex

33

27

28

Gloucestershire

26

22

26

Greater Manchester

19

18

20

Hampshire

28

29

30

Hertfordshire

30

29

33

Humberside

19

21

21

Kent

28

31

31

Lancashire

35

33

29

Leicestershire

29

31

34

Lincolnshire

42

44

46

London, City of

23

26

28

Merseyside

28

29

31

Metropolitan Police

26

25

25

Norfolk

31

34

36

Northamptonshire

30

35

35

Northumbria

23

25

26

North Yorkshire

24

26

26

Nottinghamshire

25

29

26

South Yorkshire

23

23

32

Staffordshire

33

34

34

Suffolk

34

33

39

Surrey

31

28

35

Sussex

29

28

26

Thames Valley

23

25

25

Warwickshire

25

24

29

West Mercia

27

28

27

West Midlands

23

24

25

West Yorkshire

21

25

27

Wiltshire

31

30

32

England

26

27

28

Dyfed Powys

57

58

62

Gwent

49

51

51

North Wales

34

33

36

South Wales

31

34

36

Wales

36

39

41

England and Wales

26

27

28

(1) Excluding offences of 'other criminal damage' of value £20 and under prior to March 1998.

April 1997

18

Percentages
April 1998

April 1999

to

to

March 1999

March 2000

24

22

33

25

29

25

37

31

23

22

44

39

31

28

36

35

31

26

33

32

29

30

31

30

25

23

35

32

34

27

22

19

34

33

34

29

34

30

40

28

33

32

31

26

22

16

37

30

33

33

30

31

33

31

25

21

32

25

32

22

41

36

40

32

25

25

25

20

26

22

34

29

30

27

27

25

38

33

28

24

69

65

55

53

43

36

39

31

46

40

29

25

18

Table 5 Notifiable offences recorded by the police: percentage cleared up by method of clear-up
England and Wales 1999/2000
Police force area

Total offences

Percentage

cleared up

of offences

Method of clear-up

cleared up
Charge

Caution

or
summons
Avon and Somerset

32,041

22

10

3

Bedfordshire

13,313

25

12

6

Cambridgeshire

17,395

25

13

3

Cheshire

19,884

31

23

4

Cleveland

14,093

22

15

4

Cumbria

14,830

39

24

6

Derbyshire

23,846

28

15

8

Devon and Cornwall

38,743

35

15

6

Dorset

13,488

26

15

4

Durham

15,713

32

N/A

N/A

Essex

30,503

30

16

5

Gloucestershire

15,552

30

14

5

Greater Manchester

88,470

23

13

3

Hampshire

42,935

32

19

6

Hertfordshire

14,153

27

15

5

Humberside

22,534

19

11

3

Kent

41,015

33

17

6

Lancashire

31,851

29

21

4

Leicestershire

28,722

30

16

4

Lincolnshire

12,931

28

18

3

London, City of

2,498

32

21

7

38,648

26

19

3

166,196

16

9

3

Norfolk

18,063

30

19

5

Northamptonshire

19,945

33

15

5

Northumbria

43,413

31

19

6

North Yorkshire

16,652

31

22

4

Nottinghamshire

29,367

21

15

4

South Yorkshire

32,404

25

18

4

Staffordshire

22,221

22

15

4

Suffolk

15,575

36

17

5

Surrey

14,818

32

14

7

Sussex

33,953

25

10

5

Thames Valley

38,735

20

11

4

Warwickshire

8,667

22

12

5

West Mercia

24,307

29

17

6

West Midlands

99,286

27

15

5

West Yorkshire

65,245

25

16

3

Wiltshire

12,815

33

18

6

Dyfed Powys

15,411

65

37

17

Gwent

31,755

53

26

10

North Wales
South Wales

15,840
39,079

36
31

22
20

6
4

1,336,905

25

14

4

Merseyside
Metropolitan Police

England and Wales

19

Percentages
Method of clear-up
TIC

TIC (not

Other

(previously

previously

recorded)

recorded)

3

0

5

2

0

4

3

0

6

1

1

2

1

0

1

2

1

7

2

0

2

2

0

12

4

0

3

N/A

N/A

N/A

2

1

6

7

0

4

1

0

5

1

0

6

4

0

3

1

0

4

2

0

8

2

1

1

3

1

7

1

0

6

1

2

1

1

0

2

1

0

3

2

0

4

4

1

7

3

0

2

1

1

4

2

0

1

1

0

1

1

0

2

3

0

11

2

0

9

1

0

9

2

0

3

2

1

2

2

0

4

2

0

5

4

0

2

2

0

7

2

1

9

3

1

13

2
3

1
0

5
4

2

0

4

19

Table 6 Notifiable offences recorded by the police by offence
England and Wales

1
4.1
4.2

Murder
Manslaughter
Infanticide

2

Attempted murder

3

Threat or conspiracy to murder

4.3

Child destruction

4.4
4.6

Causing death by dangerous driving
Causing death by careless driving when under the influence of drink
or drugs

37.1

Causing death by aggravated vehicle taking

5

Wounding or other act endangering life

6

Endangering railway passenger

Homicide

More serious offences

April 1998
to
March 1999

April 1999
to
March 2000

Change
Number

750

765

15

676

749

73

11,212

13,434

2,222

9

1

-8

349

317

-32

30

37

7

14,006

15,135

1,129

15

7

-8

27,047

30,445

3,398

0

1

1

196,737

201,290
2,687

7,240

7

Endangering life at sea

8A
8D

Other wounding
Racially-aggravated other wounding

8B

Possession of weapons

23,635

23,792

157

8C
8E

Harassment
Racially-aggravated harassment

79,534

88,625
10,758

19,849

11

Cruelty to or neglect of children

2,300

2,631

331

12

Abandoning a child under the age of two years

42

51

9

13

Child abduction

502

577

75

14

Procuring illegal abortion

2

2

0

15

Concealment of birth

10

4

-6

104

Assault on a constable

21,510

26,115

4,605

105A
105B

Common assault
Racially-aggravated common assault

151,469

189,801
4,257

42,589

Less serious offences

475,741

550,591

74,850

Total violence against the person

502,788

581,036

78,248

566

437

-129

3,683

3,614

-69

354

286

-68

7,132
504

7,809
600

677
96

19,524

20,664

1,140

16

Buggery

17

Indecent assault on a male

18

Gross indecency between males

19A
19B

Rape of a female
Rape of a male

20

Indecent assault on a female

21

Unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under 13

153

181

28

22

Unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under 16

1,135

1,270

135

23

Incest

139

121

-18

24

Procuration

215

138

-77

25

Abduction

240

251

11

26

Bigamy

129

83

-46

27

Soliciting or importuning by a man

1,107

973

-134

74

Gross indecency with a child

1,293

1,365

72

Total sexual offences

36,174

37,792

1,618

Robbery of business property
Robbery of personal property

10,481
56,354

12,148
72,129

1,667
15,775

Total robbery

66,835

84,277

17,442

34A
34B

Total violent crime

605,797

703,105

97,308

20
Table 6 Notifiable offences recorded by the police by offence (continued)
England and Wales

28

Burglary in a dwelling

29

Aggravated burglary in a dwelling

30

Burglary in a building other than a dwelling

31

Aggravated burglary in a building other than a dwelling
Total burglary

April 1998

April 1999

to

to

Change

March 1999

March 2000

Number

470,465

439,609

-30,856

2,884

2,993

109

479,425

463,372

-16,053

410

494

84

953,184

906,468

-46,716

37.2

Aggravated vehicle taking

10,098

10,416

318

39

Theft from the person of another

63,118

76,254

13,136

40

Theft in a dwelling other than from automatic machine or meter

44,375

44,764

389

41

Theft by an employee

17,900

17,468

-432

42

Theft or unauthorised taking of mail

4,931

5,856

925

43

Abstracting electricity

2,454

2,157

-297

44

Theft or unauthorised taking of a pedal cycle

128,557

131,240

2,683

45

Theft from a vehicle

685,919

669,232

-16,687

46

Theft from shops

281,972

292,494

10,522

47

Theft from automatic machine or meter

15,343

19,077

3,734

48

Theft or unauthorised taking of motor vehicle

381,709

364,270

-17,439

49

Other theft or unauthorised taking

479,306

510,573

31,267

54

Handling stolen goods

27,746

23,298

-4,448

126

Vehicle interference and tampering

48,011

56,521

8,510

2,191,439

2,223,620

32,181

159

165

6

1,304

1,103

-201

Total theft and handling stolen goods
51

Fraud by company director

52

False accounting

53A

Cheque and credit card fraud

141,948

173,857

31,909

53B

Other frauds

122,437

145,448

23,011

55

Bankruptcy and insolvency offences

23

82

59

60

Forgery or use of false drug prescription

842

871

29

61

Other forgery

6,762

6,173

-589

814

Vehicle/driver document fraud

6,028

7,074

1,046

279,503

334,773

55,270

Total fraud and forgery
56

Arson

47,273

53,794

6,521

58A
58E

Criminal damage to a dwelling
Racially-aggravated criminal damage to a dwelling

216,590

234,575
1,452

19,437

58B
58F

Criminal damage to a building other than a dwelling
Racially-aggravated criminal damage to a building other than a
dwelling

159,461

166,770
756

8,065

58C
58G

Criminal damage to a vehicle
Racially-aggravated criminal damage to a vehicle

357,152

374,218
1,232

18,298

58D
58H

Other criminal damage
Racially-aggravated other criminal damage

95,777

108,318
590

13,131

59

Threat or possession with intent to commit criminal damage

3,333

3,977

644

879,586

945,682

66,096

Total criminal damage

21

Table 6 Notifiable offences recorded by the police by offence (continued)
England and Wales
April 1998

April 1999

to

to

Change

March 1999

March 2000

Number

92A

Trafficking in controlled drugs

21,788

19,956

-1,832

92B

Possession of controlled drugs

112,576

100,598

-11,978

92C

Other drug offences

1,581

1,312

-269

135,945

121,866

-14,079

Total drug offences
33

Going equipped for stealing, etc

5,866

5,208

-658

35

Blackmail

1,038

1,137

99

36

Kidnapping

2,049

2,339

290

62

High treason and other offences against Treason Acts

0

0

0

63

Treason felony

0

0

0

64

Riot

2

6

4

65

Violent disorder

2,500

2,804

304

66

Other offences against the State or public order

18,638

19,600

962

67

Perjury

329

217

-112

68

Libel

3

4

1

75

Betting, gaming and lotteries

48

23

-25

76

Aiding suicide

8

6

-2

78

Immigration offences

505

427

-78

79

Perverting the course of justice

9,265

9,637

372

80

Absconding from lawful custody

1,301

1,559

258

81

Firearms Acts offences

3,325

3,143

-182

82

Customs and Revenue offences

119

96

-23

83

Bail offences

66

143

77

84

Trade descriptions, etc

263

245

-18

85

Health and Safety offences

7

3

-4

86

Obscene publications etc

603

643

40

87

Protection from eviction

68

66

-2

89

Adulteration of food

69

46

-23

90

Knives Act 1997 offences

99

66

-33

91

Public health offences

9

12

3

94

Planning laws

2

1

-1

99

Other indictable or triable either way offences

2,537

3,559

1,022

139

Indecent exposure

10,327

9,476

-851

802

Dangerous driving

4,589

5,205

616

63,635

65,671

2,036

5,109,089

5,301,185

192,096

Total other offences
Total notifiable offences

22

Change

Number of offences and percentages
Clear-ups 1999/2000
Clear-up
Percentage
Number
rate

2.0

693

90.6

10.8

626

83.6

19.8

8,053

59.9

-88.9

1

100.0

-9.2

293

92.4

23.3

21

56.8

8.1

10,026

66.2

-53.3

7

100.0

12.6

19,720

64.8

100.0

1

100.0

3.7

126,627
1,160

62.9
43.2

0.7

22,294

93.7

25.0

69,369
4,170

78.3
38.8

14.4

2,113

80.3

21.4

38

74.5

14.9

314

54.4

0.0

0

0.0

-60.0

4

100.0

21.4

25,684

98.3

28.1

103,680
1,395

54.6
32.8

15.7

356,849

64.8

15.6

376,569

64.8

-22.8

341

78.0

-1.9

2,473

68.4

-19.2

246

86.0

9.5
19.0

4,192
357

53.7
59.5

5.8

11,274

54.6

18.3

98

54.1

11.9

930

73.2

-12.9

95

78.5

-35.8

119

86.2

4.6

78

31.1

-35.7

66

79.5

-12.1

975

100.2

5.6

1,032

75.6

4.5

22,276

58.9

15.9
28.0

3,012
12,219

24.8
16.9

26.1

15,231

18.1

16.1

414,076

58.9

20
Number of offences and percentages
Change

Clear-ups 1999/2000
Clear-up
Percentage

Number

rate

-6.6

64,405

14.7

3.8

1,469

49.1

-3.3

48,318

10.4

20.5

161

32.6

-4.9

114,353

12.6

3.1

5,391

51.8

20.8

4,819

6.3

0.9

13,312

29.7

-2.4

11,557

66.2

18.8

592

10.1

-12.1

1,793

83.1

2.1

6,915

5.3

-2.4

39,468

5.9

3.7

194,768

66.6

24.3

3,260

17.1

-4.6

42,977

11.8

6.5

46,001

9.0

-16.0

22,049

94.6

17.7

4,281

7.6

1.5

397,183

17.9

3.8

114

69.1

-15.4

876

79.4

22.5

44,112

25.4

18.8

42,046

28.9

256.5

79

96.3

3.4

631

72.4

-8.7

4,583

74.2

17.4

6,686

94.5

19.8

99,127

29.6

13.8

4,755

8.8

9.0

42,163
190

18.0
13.1

5.1

27,428
201

16.4
26.6

5.1

42,415
225

11.3
18.3

13.7

25,664
143

23.7
24.2

19.3

2,554

64.2

7.5

145,738

15.4

21

Number of offences and percentages
Change

Clear-ups 1999/2000
Clear-up
Percentage

Number

rate

-8.4

19,248

96.5

-10.6

97,370

96.8

-17.0

1,171

89.3

-10.4

117,789

96.7

-11.2

4,780

91.8

9.5

529

46.5

14.2

1,445

61.8

0.0

0

0.0

0.0

0

0.0

200.0

4

66.7

12.2

2,336

83.3

5.2

15,619

79.7

-34.0

178

82.0

33.3

2

50.0

-52.1

17

73.9

-25.0

5

83.3

-15.4

411

96.3

4.0

8,357

86.7

19.8

1,429

91.7

-5.5

2,878

91.6

-19.3

110

114.6

116.7

126

88.1

-6.8

236

96.3

-57.1

4

133.3

6.6

549

85.4

-2.9

22

33.3

-33.3

39

84.8

-33.3

68

103.0

33.3

10

83.3

-50.0

1

100.0

40.3

2,184

61.4

-8.2

2,292

24.2

13.4

5,008

96.2

3.2

48,639

74.1

3.8

1,336,905

25.2

22