Police Reported crime stats
The Crime Severity Index (CSI) is a measure of police reported crime that takes into account both volume and severity of crime.
A CMA is a Central Metropolitan Area, being an area with a core population of 10,000 or greater.
police reported stats
police reported crime rates measure both crime rate and crime severity.
of Canadas Central Metropolitan Areas reported increases in crime severity index.
In 2017 there were 24,672 police reported sexual assaults. 67/100,000. Causing a 13% increase since the previous year.
In 2017 a notable increase was reported in possession (+13%) and trafficking, production or importation/exportation (+11%) of methamphetamines or ecstasy.
In 2017, the national homicide rate increased 7%, Police reported 660 homicides. 1.80 homicides per 100,000 population.
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