Police Recorded Crime Statistics

Latest police recorded crime statistics.

Latest police recorded Crime Statistics

Annual trends in police Recorded Crime

Outcomes of Crimes recorded by the Police

Agriculture and Rural crime in Northern Ireland

User Guide

Monthly update, period ending 31 July 2019 (published 29 August 2019)

Crime tables

Each monthly update provides statistics covering the latest 24 months.
The next monthly update covering the 12 months to the end of August 2019 will be published on 26 September 2019.

Monthly update, period ending 31 March 2019 (published 17 May 2019)

Crime tables

Police recorded crime Annual Trends 1998/99 to 2017/18 (published 31 October 2018)

Summary tables

Erratum Notice 8th May 2019: an error was identified in the production of Table 7.4 Obscene Publications and Protected Sexual Material offences, 2007/08 to 2017/18. This led to incorrect figures being presented for the years 2011/12 to 2017/18, change and % change for both Offences relating to children and to All other offences. Total offences remains unaffected.

Previous published information is available in the Police recorded crime statistics archive.

Outcomes of Crimes Recorded by the Police in Northern Ireland 2015/16 to 2017/18

This is the second bulletin presenting the wider outcomes framework within PSNI, summarising the outcomes that have been assigned to crimes recorded by the police between 2015/16 and 2017/18. This bulletin can be read alongside the latest trends bulletin in order to see the wider context of recorded crime and crime outcomes.

Summary tables

Agriculture and Rural Crime in Northern Ireland

This bulletin presents the number of crimes of burglary, robbery and theft recorded by the police that are linked to agricultural activity and provides a breakdown of burglary, robbery and theft by urban/rural settlement areas.

Latest update providing figures 2010/11 to 30 June 2019 (published 25 July 2019)

Summary tables

Erratum Notice 6th June 2019: an error was identified in the production of the Agriculture Crime data. This led to incorrect figures being presented in the accompanying spreadsheet Table 1 (calendar year 2018 only) and Table 3 District level breakdown (financial year 2018/19 and calendar year 2018). The bulletin remains unaffected.

Police recorded crime statistics user guide

  • User guide (PDF, 1 MB) (last updated January 2018; provides definitions, details on data quality/timeless and geographic availability)

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).