Police Recorded Crime Statistics

Latest police recorded crime statistics.

Monthly update, period ending 30 April 2017 (published 7 June 2017)

Summary tables

Data in excel pivot table format    

Each monthly update provides statistics covering the latest 24 months.
The next monthly update (period ending May 2017) will be published on 29 June 2017. Previous monthly updates for 2016/17 (including finalised figures for 2016/17 (PDF, 619 KB) are available in the Police recorded crime statistics archive.

Police recorded crime statistics for 2001/02 to 2014/15 are now available based on the new District Council (LGD 2014) and Ward 2014 structure. Please see the section on geographic availability for further information and links.

Financial year trends in police recorded crime dating back to 1998/99

Latest annual trends bulletin, period ending 2015/16 (published 01 December 2016)

Summary tables   

Data in excel pivot table format

Police recorded crime statistics user guide

  • User guide (PDF, 940 KB) (last updated May 2017; provides definitions, details on data quality/timeless and geographic availability)

Police recorded crime statistics, geographic availability

An issue was raised to us regarding presentation of figures based on Ward 2014 geographies and while this is being considered, the links below have been temporarily taken offline.

 User comments and feedback

Previous comments and feedback (PDF, 86 KB) from users are available, together with the response and any action required.

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Police Recorded Crime Statistics Archive

Geographic availability of Statistics

In addition to the policing district and policing area figures available in monthly updates, trends and pivot tables, figures are available for a range of additional geographic areas.

Geographical Areas 
Northern Ireland Neighbourhood Information System (NINIS) (updated annually)

Street Level
Police Crime Mapping website (updated monthly).