Crime Statistics Comparison


 


Comparison of 2016 (Jan - Oct) and 2015 (Jan - Oct) Crime Situation

2015
(Jan - Oct)
2016
(Jan - Oct)
2016 (Jan - Oct)
Compared with
2015 (Jan - Oct)
Numerical
Percentage
1. Overall Crime 56 373 50 353 - 6 020 - 10.7
2. Violent Crime 9 069 8 420 - 649 - 7.2
3. Homicide (1) 21 22 + 1 + 4.8
4. All Robberies (1), including : 195 225 + 30 + 15.4
  - Robbery with Firearms 1 - - 1 - 100.0
  - Robbery with Arms (Stun Guns) 1 2 + 1 + 100.0
  - Robbery with Pistol Like Object 3 3   0 0.0
  - Bank Robbery 4 2 - 2 - 50.0
  - Goldsmith/Watch Shop Robberies 3 3   0 0.0
5. Burglary 2 153 1 999 - 154 - 7.2
6. Wounding and Serious Assault (1) 4 494 4 170 - 324 - 7.2
  - Wounding 1 036 972 - 64 - 6.2
  - Serious Assault 3 458 3 198 - 260 - 7.5
7. Serious Drug Offences 1 632 1 451 - 181 - 11.1
8. Criminal Intimidation (1) 1 451 1 431 - 20 - 1.4
9. Blackmail (1) 1 073 883 - 190 - 17.7
10. Arson (1) 282 293 + 11 + 3.9
11. Rape (1) 58 51 - 7 - 12.1
12. Indecent Assault (1) 899 839 - 60 - 6.7
13. All Thefts, including : 23 263 21 153 - 2 110 - 9.1
  - Snatching  187  182 - 5 - 2.7
  - Pickpocketing 891 726 - 165 - 18.5
  - Shop Theft 8 099 7 992 - 107 - 1.3
  - Theft from Vehicle 873 700 - 173 - 19.8
  - Miscellaneous Thefts 12 263 10 714 - 1 549 - 12.6
  - Missing Motor Vehicles (502) (345) - 157 - 31.3
14. Deception 8 191 6 044 - 2 147 - 26.2
15. Criminal Damage 4 954 4 402 - 552 - 11.1
16. Triad-related Crimes 1 546 1 500 - 46 - 3.0
17. Domestic Violence Crimes 1 237 1 244 + 7 + 0.6
18. Persons Arrested for Crime  
  - Juveniles (aged 10 - 15)  1 110 910 - 200 - 18.0
  - Young Persons (aged 16 - 20) 2 452 1 921 - 531 - 21.7
  - Mainland Illegal Immigrants  70 50 - 20 - 28.6
  - Visitors (Mainland) 1 150 1 241 + 91 + 7.9
  - Visitors (Others) 1 740 1 895 + 155 + 8.9

Note :

  1. Belongs to a type of violent crime.