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Recorded crime reports

BOCSAR produces a quarterly and annual report series examining trends in crime reported to, or detected by, the NSW Police Force. These reports focus on statistical trends across a 24-month period. The data were extracted from the Computerised Operational Policing System (COPS) of the NSW Police Force.

TRENDS IN RECORDED CRIMINAL INCIDENTS FOR MAJOR OFFENCES OVER THE 60 MONTHS TO SEPTEMBER 2019, NSW
Trend result & average annual % change
Offence category  over last 24 months over last 60 months
Murder * StableStable
Domestic violence related assaultStableStable
Non-domestic violence related assaultStableStable
Sexual assaultStableUp by 5.4%
Indecent assault, act of indecency and other sexual offences StableUp by 5.5%
Robbery without a weaponStableStable
Robbery with a firearmStableStable
Robbery with a weapon not a firearmStableStable
Break and enter dwellingDown by 6.1%Down by 5.7%
Break and enter non-dwelling Stable                         Down by 5.1%
Motor vehicle theft Stable           Down by 2.1%
Steal from motor vehicle StableDown by 1.4%
Steal from retail store Up by 8.8% Up by 5.4%
Steal from dwelling Down by 2.8%Down by 3.6%
Steal from person Down by 5.8%Down by 9.2%
Fraud StableStable
Malicious damage to propertyDown by 3.7%Down by 3.0%

Archived NSW Recorded Crime Statistics

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