Crime Statistics Comparison


 


Comparison of 2018 (Jan - Jun) and 2017 (Jan - Jun) Crime Situation

2017(Jan - Jun)
2018 (Jan - Jun)
2018 (Jan - Jun) Compared with 2017 (Jan - Jun)
Numerical
Percentage
1. Overall Crime 28 309 26 550 - 1 759 - 6.2
2. Violent Crime 4 503 4 361 - 142 - 3.2
3. Homicide (1) 11 17 + 6 + 54.5
4. All Robberies (1), including : 90 82 - 8 - 8.9
-  Robbery with Firearms - - - -
-  Robbery with Arms (Stun Guns) 1 - - 1 - 100.0
-  Robbery with Pistol Like Object 2 3 + 1 + 50.0
-  Bank Robbery - 1 + 1 -
-  Goldsmith/Watch Shop Robberies - 3 + 3 -
5. Burglary 978 808 - 170 - 17.4
6. Wounding and Serious Assault (1) 2 234 2 316 + 82 + 3.7
-  Wounding 461 509 + 48 + 10.4
-  Serious Assault 1 773 1 807 + 34 + 1.9
7. Serious Drug Offences 836 732 - 104 - 12.4
8. Criminal Intimidation (1) 845 734 - 111 - 13.1
9. Blackmail (1) 324 257 - 67 - 20.7
10. Arson (1) 183 141 - 42 - 23.0
11. Rape (1) 32 23 - 9 - 28.1
12. Indecent Assault (1) 518 537 + 19 + 3.7
13. All Thefts, including : 12 150 10 702 - 1 448 - 11.9
-  Snatching 65 66 + 1 + 1.5
-  Pickpocketing 347 395 + 48 + 13.8
-  Shop Theft 4 668 4 032 - 636 - 13.6
-  Theft from Vehicle 476 395 - 81 - 17.0
-  Miscellaneous Thefts 6 059 5 404 - 655 - 10.8
-  Missing Motor Vehicles (262) (202) - 60 - 22.9
14. Deception 3 561 3 671 + 110 + 3.1
15. Criminal Damage 2 541 2 456 - 85 - 3.3
16. Triad-related Crimes 850 835 - 15 - 1.8
17. Domestic Violence Crimes 703 698 - 5 - 0.7
18. Persons Arrested for Crime
-  Juveniles (aged 10 - 15) 480 545 + 65 + 13.5
-  Young Persons (aged 16 - 20) 925 954 + 29 + 3.1
-  Mainland Illegal Immigrants  37 15 - 22 - 59.5
-  Visitors (Mainland) 739 776 + 37 + 5.0
-  Visitors (Others) 1 092 1 034 - 58 - 5.3

Note :

  1. Belongs to a type of violent crime.