Crime Statistics Comparison


 


Comparison of 2016 (Jan - Jun) and 2015 (Jan - Jun) Crime Situation
2015
(Jan - Jun)
2016
(Jan - Jun)
2016 (Jan - Jun)
Compared with
2015 (Jan - Jun)
Numerical
Percentage
1. Overall Crime 34 034 29 542 - 4 492 - 13.2
2. Violent Crime 5 297 4 945 - 352 - 6.6
3. Homicide (1) 11 15 + 4 + 36.4
4. All Robberies (1), including : 118 140 + 22 + 18.6
  -  Robbery with Firearms 1 - - 1 - 100.0
  -  Robbery with Arms (Stun Guns) 1 1   0 0.0
-  Robbery with Pistol Like Object 1 3 + 2 + 200.0
  -  Bank Robbery 2 1 - 1 - 50.0
  -  Goldsmith/Watch Shop Robberies 2 2   0 0.0
5. Burglary  1 284 1 206 - 78 - 6.1
6. Wounding and Serious Assault (1) 2 548 2 414 - 134 - 5.3
  -  Wounding 561 566 + 5 + 0.9
  -  Serious Assault 1 987 1 848 - 139 - 7.0
7. Serious Drug Offences 956 871 - 85 - 8.9
8. Criminal Intimidation (1) 857 825 - 32 - 3.7
9. Blackmail (1) 643 539 - 104 - 16.2
10. Arson (1) 199 180 - 19 - 9.5
11. Rape (1) 41 30 - 11 - 26.8
12. Indecent Assault (1) 504 485 - 19 - 3.8
13. All Thefts, including : 14 390 12 483 - 1 907 - 13.3
  -  Snatching 119 113 - 6 - 5.0
  -  Pickpocketing 574 510 - 64 - 11.1
-  Shop Theft 4 961 4 651 - 310 - 6.2
  -  Theft from Vehicle 579 396 - 183 - 31.6
  -  Miscellaneous Thefts 7 605 6 343 - 1 262 - 16.6
  -  Missing Motor Vehicles (297) (182) - 115 - 38.7
14. Deception 4 875 3 368 - 1 507 - 30.9
15. Criminal Damage 3 027 2 523 - 504 - 16.7
16. Triad-related Crimes 834 905 + 71 + 8.5
17. Domestic Violence Crimes 690 728 + 38 + 5.5
18. Persons Arrested for Crime  
  -  Juveniles (aged 10 - 15)  747 609 - 138 - 18.5
  -  Young Persons (aged 16 - 20) 1 523 1 201 - 322 - 21.1
  -  Mainland Illegal Immigrants  40 27 - 13 - 32.5
  -  Visitors (Mainland) 684 718 + 34 + 5.0
  -  Visitors (Others) 1 002 1 088 + 86 + 8.6

Note :

  1. Belongs to a type of violent crime.