Crime Statistics Comparison


 


Comparison of 2017 (Jan - Apr) and 2016 (Jan - Apr) Crime Situation

2016
(Jan - Apr)
2017
(Jan - Apr)
2017 (Jan - Apr) Compared
with 2016 (Jan - Apr)
Numerical
Percentage
1. Overall Crime 19 315 18 825 -   490 -   2.5
2. Violent Crime 3 118 2 888 -   230 -   7.4
3. Homicide (1)  14  8 -   6 -   42.9
4. All Robberies (1), including :  92  61 -   31 -   33.7
  -  Robbery with Firearms - -   - -
  -  Robbery with Arms (Stun Guns)  1  1   0 0.0
  -  Robbery with Pistol Like Object  2  1 -   1 -   50.0
  -  Bank Robbery - -   - -
  -  Goldsmith/Watch Shop Robberies  2 - -   2 -   100.0
5. Burglary   816  678 -   138 -   16.9
6. Wounding and Serious Assault (1) 1 521 1 427 -   94 -   6.2
  -  Wounding  362  312 -   50 -   13.8
  -  Serious Assault 1 159 1 115 -   44 -   3.8
7. Serious Drug Offences  574  591 +   17 +   3.0
8. Criminal Intimidation (1)  513  530 +   17 +   3.3
9. Blackmail (1)  350  226 -   124 -   35.4
10. Arson (1)  123  127 +   4 +   3.3
11. Rape (1)  13  23 +   10 +   76.9
12. Indecent Assault (1)  280  311 +   31 +   11.1
13. All Thefts, including : 8 294 8 228 -   66 -   0.8
  -  Snatching  82  42 -   40 -   48.8
  -  Pickpocketing  392  261 -   131 -   33.4
  -  Shop Theft 3 065 3 124 +   59 +   1.9
  -  Theft from Vehicle  298  317 +   19 +   6.4
  -  Miscellaneous Thefts 4 144 4 118 -   26 -   0.6
  -  Missing Motor Vehicles (139) (175) +   36 +   25.9
14. Deception 2 216 2 319 +   103 +   4.6
15. Criminal Damage 1 666 1 662 -   4 -   0.2
16. Triad-related Crimes  605  586 -   19 -   3.1
17. Domestic Violence Crimes  467  431 -   36 -   7.7
18. Persons Arrested for Crime  
  -  Juveniles (aged 10 - 15)   433  328 -   105 -   24.2
  -  Young Persons (aged 16 - 20)  818  609 -   209 -   25.6
  -  Mainland Illegal Immigrants   16  27 +   11 +   68.8
  -  Visitors (Mainland)  476  505 +   29 +   6.1
  -  Visitors (Others)  723  752 +   29 +   4.0

Note :

  1. Belongs to a type of violent crime.