Crime Stats

Setting the scene

The crime landscape is growing every year in the UK and police resources are reducing, our policing policy has changed from proactive to reactive, since 2010 over 22,000 officers have left the force, we currently have 122,404 officers for the whole of the UK, the current population is 66.5 million.

Crime Breakdown - Jan 2018 Dec 2018
12%

12%

increase in knife crime

14%

14%

increase in Murders

17%

17%

increase in Robbery

21%

21%

increase in Rape

13%

13%

increase in Rural crime

Cyber crime

Average cost of cyber crime to the UK each year
Global cost of cyber crime in 2017
Percentage of network intrusions are the result of compromised usernames and passwords