Police Recorded Crime Statistics

Latest police recorded crime statistics.

Monthly update, period ending 28 February 2018 (published 29 March 2018)

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Data in excel pivot table format    

Each monthly update provides statistics covering the latest 24 months.
The next monthly update covering the 12 months to the end of March 2018 (finalised figures) will be published on 17 May 2018. Previous monthly updates for 2017/18 are available in the Police recorded crime statistics archive.

Latest financial year update, period ending 31 March 2017, providing final figures for 2016/17  (published 17 May 2017)

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Data in excel pivot table format    

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

Latest annual trends bulletin, period ending 2016/17 (published 12 January 2018)

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Data in excel pivot table format

Outcomes of Crimes Recorded by the Police in Northern Ireland 2015/16 and 2016/17

This is the first bulletin presenting the wider outcomes framework within PSNI, summarising the outcomes that have been assigned to crimes recorded by the police during 2015/16 and 2016/17. This bulletin can be read alongside the latest trends bulletin in order to see the wider context of recorded crime and crime outcomes.

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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).