Crime Statistics Comparison


 


Comparison of 2016 (Jan - Jul) and 2015 (Jan - Jul) Crime Situation
2015
(Jan - Jul)
2016
(Jan - Jul)
2016 (Jan - Jul)
Compared with
2015 (Jan - Jul)
Numerical
Percentage
1. Overall Crime 40 584 34 688 - 5 896 - 14.5
2. Violent Crime 6 271 5 843 - 428 - 6.8
3. Homicide (1) 12 18 + 6 + 50.0
4. All Robberies (1), including : 144 161 + 17 + 11.8
  -  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  1 475 1 407 - 68 - 4.6
6. Wounding and Serious Assault (1) 3 062 2 848 - 214 - 7.0
  -  Wounding 688 679 - 9 - 1.3
  -  Serious Assault 2 374 2 169 - 205 - 8.6
7. Serious Drug Offences 1 145 1 043 - 102 - 8.9
8. Criminal Intimidation (1) 1 015 978 - 37 - 3.6
9. Blackmail (1) 740 643 - 97 - 13.1
10. Arson (1) 221 221   0 0.0
11. Rape (1) 46 34 - 12 - 26.1
12. Indecent Assault (1) 597 584 - 13 - 2.2
13. All Thefts, including : 16 748 14 604 - 2 144 - 12.8
  -  Snatching 142 125 - 17 - 12.0
  -  Pickpocketing 660 566 - 94 - 14.2
-  Shop Theft 5 764 5 474 - 290 - 5.0
  -  Theft from Vehicle 669 469 - 200 - 29.9
  -  Miscellaneous Thefts 8 854 7 420 - 1 434 - 16.2
  -  Missing Motor Vehicles (343) (220) - 123 - 35.9
14. Deception 6 479 4 004 - 2 475 - 38.2
15. Criminal Damage 3 514 2 943 - 571 - 16.2
16. Triad-related Crimes 1 032 1 082 + 50 + 4.8
17. Domestic Violence Crimes 847 864 + 17 + 2.0
18. Persons Arrested for Crime  
  -  Juveniles (aged 10 - 15)  829 711 - 118 - 14.2
  -  Young Persons (aged 16 - 20) 1 773 1 405 - 368 - 20.8
  -  Mainland Illegal Immigrants  46 34 - 12 - 26.1
  -  Visitors (Mainland) 802 836 + 34 + 4.2
  -  Visitors (Others) 1 172 1 295 + 123 + 10.5

Note :

  1. Belongs to a type of violent crime.