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Recorded Crimes

Volume 264: debated on Thursday 19 October 1995

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many crimes were recorded in each borough by the Metropolitan police within each category of crime in the year to June 1995; how many incidents of theft or unauthorised taking of a motor vehicle and of theft from a motor vehicle were recorded in each borough; and how many of the burglaries recorded in each borough were (a) in a dwelling and (b) in another building. [37167]

The information requested has been supplied by the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis and is contained in the table. These figures have been revised since the publication of the recorded crime figures.

LambethLewishamMertonNewhamRedbridgeRichmondSouthwarkSuttonTower HamletsWandsworth
Total36,50530,28114,99828,10318,89112,74239,79911,06024,10031,196
Violence against the person2,3271,9106241,3938735932,7914891,0391,373
Sexual offences3193277225711971298154197278
Robbery2,6751,4522091,1272251512,3921045891,224
Burglary going equipped7,2197,0673,1685,9624,0963,1008,3422,6735,1145,621
Theft and handling stolen goods15,52712,6996,63712,8099,2105,85917,4214,91311,76115,086
Fraud and forgery1,2379387717988584521,3334776551,286
Criminal damage6,7785,3873,3925,5333,3592,3886,7502,1724,5095,797
Other42350112522415112847278236531
Theft of vehicle1,6161,7715912,3311,9593381,8865761,3071,273
Theft from vehicle5,0194,1412,1884,0202.5541,7765,8351,2604,3945,379
Burglary in a dwelling5,4955,1201,9263,4102,5561,8695,5541,6392,2363,857
Burglary in another building1,6601,9171,2262,5291,5121,2182,7171,0212,8331,726
Waltham ForestWestminsterBroxbourne(part)Elmbridge(part)Epping Forest(part)Epsom and Well(part)HertmereReigate and Banstead(part)SpelthorneWelwym Halfield(part)
Total20,62259,2734,06943,5986,9334,7962,6296,52653
Violence against the person1,1071,8812510231281122983511
Sexual offences156279901450326400
Robbery6582,2543103052345360
Burglary going equipped4,5227,43371706441,9058025471,29217
Theft and handling stolen goods9,39538,3322,01131,7402,7202,4071,1872,94222
Fraud and forge7453,049980136231172955501
Criminal damage3,9185,44093117741,6451,2076601,23612
Other12160521029492031790
Theft of vehicle1,4878772210289208190741862
Theft from vehicle2,3674,79279615219049935721,12310
Burglary in a dwelling2,8633,59032903591,1243613075478
Burglary in another building1,6353,72938302827744292337339
Heathrow AirportThamesCentral Cheque SquadMPD Total
Total4,503157880833,818
Violence against the person202039,822
Sexual offences7006,390
Robbery50027,897
Burglary going equipped43140171,912
Theft and handling stolen goods3,33910739393,231
Fraud and forgery793075832,450
Criminal damage1863472154,404
Other1100117,712
Theft of vehicle644039,803
Theft from vehicle41200116,993
Burglary in a dwelling140108,187
Burglary in another building3910062,63

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many crimes were recorded by each police force in England and Wales within each category of crime in the year to June 1995; how many incidents of theft or unauthorised taking of a motor vehicle and of theft from a motor vehicle were recorded

Notifiable offences recorded by the police by police force area England and Wales—12 months to June 1995
Number of offences
Avon and SomersetBedfordshireCambridgeshireCheshireClevelandCumbriaDerbyshireDevon and CornwallDorsetDurham
Total158,81550,81563,56974,75382,86641,31882,439104,04455,19361,398
Violence against the person6,9481.8472,7193,3612,5692,2613,8254,4151,8902,291

by each force; and how many of the burglaries recorded by each police force in England and Wales in the year to June 1995 were (a) in a dwelling and (b) in another building. [37166]

The information requested is contained in the following table.

Notifiable offences recorded by the police by police force area England and Wales—12 months to June 1995
Number of offences
Avon and SomersetBedfordshireCambridgeshireCheshireClevelandCambriaDerbyshireDevon and CornwallDorsetDurham
Sexual offences995384373573222231514819338474
Robbery1,62757526826049079398390150151
Burglary36,12611,85414,35918,62121,1669,85221,07427,75511,12914,171
Theft and handling stolen goods86,58626,68435,10335,23341,28719,46738,41752,88730,42929,395
Fraud and forgery3,8461,7321,3352,6731,4961,0071,5742,8582,3072,132
Criminal damage21,7237,2838,99712,46715,0198,05515,87013,6318,19511,988
Other9644564151,5656173667671,289755796
Theft of vehicle19,1456,4916,2516,96211,9722,4148,6016,1583,6877,305
Theft from vehicle32,80310,25211,24812,11211,5756,96413,84821,02510,3398,389
Burglary in a dwelling17,8095,4406,4138,87912,6064,1718,65213,7576,4387,735
Burglary in another building18,3176,4147,9469,7428,5605,68112,42213,9984,6916,436
EssexGloucestershireGreater ManchesterHampshireHertfordshireHumbersideKentLancashireLeicestershireLincolnshire
Total101,68757,455327,504135,68356,063128,628153,800123,19295,91746,458
Violence against the person4,3161,9388,3385,5591,9485,3066,9603,0955,1682,300
Sexual offences5593791,1421,0282746881,008533589370
Robbery4002915,0055242865387046371,346112
Burglary21,41814,30887,07126,13011,61840,64429,76027,77625,85211,792
Theft and handling stolen goods53,62730,906150,24772,86129,91658,86881,15060,46745,48321,724
Fraud and forgery2,5552,2316,9613,8891,2773,0153,9153,4383,0681,157
Criminal damage17,9266,70966,09024,13510,32818,89428,69525,98513,7528,329
Other8866932,6501,5574166751,6081,261659674
Theft of vehicle8,2903,94545,8839,1465,34212,17616,6189,71110,1693,449
Theft from vehicle16,80813,10551,78925,37913,37017,98924,54821,54815,5715,587
Burglary in a dwelling8,6436,92052,04411,1054,23718,36915,31517,51414,7225,883
Burglary in another building12,7757,38835,02715,0257,38122,27514,44510,26211,1305,909
City of LondonMerseysideMetropolitan PoliceNorfolkNorthamptonshireNorthumbriaNorth YorkshireNottinghamshireSouth YorkshireStaffordshire
Total5,656143,228823,69353,22756,264196,02064,090148,464152,81890,452
Violence against the person1257,77141,2642,0452,5135,8902,0007,6304,9766,097
Sexual offences209256,352347360675231997614515
Robbery292,21627,7122092811,3071711,3241,071464
Burglary72533,243172,73413,25313,56653,89016,76734,74346,59525,123
Theft and handling stolen goods3,88070,409379,05227,49426,68779,92231,93867,61569,74040,845
Fraud and forgery4362,98432,5161,4271,3902,9601,0043,5872,8122,059
Criminal damage33523,852154,7237,85410,95550,37211,53131,86725,70514,867
Other1061,8289,3405985121,0044487011,305482
Theft of vehicle7716,94246,1103,2786,41722,5945,32916,26320,5378,520
Theft from vehicle63017,425117,8758,9568,86922,56511,20318,61223,80415,847
Burglary in a dwelling4520,580109,3085,0046,46726,5687,17520,07422,36911,915
Burglary in another building68012,66363,4268,2497,09927,3229,59214,66924,22613,208
SuffolkSurreySussexThames ValleyWarwickshireWest MerciaWest MidlandsWest YorkshireWiltshireDyfed-Powys
Total38,06145,055108,349182,35139,80981,949307,291280,19637,24920,220
Violence against the person1,9692,4883,5585,8871,3043,2238,9638,6862,2212,002
Sexual offences3394587108082304781,2191,367348265
Robbery1211745941,2431282717,3473,02915031
Burglary7,2359,60723,87238,1219,85716,29886,58286,5868,2473,482
Theft and handling stolen goods18,91923,21856,973102,11820,63644,161141,664128,29518,5258,683
Fraud and forgery1,4561,4922,7105,1709721,5177,6375,1521,096619
Criminal damage7,3506,93718,64927,3746,35315,30252,08744,2876,1244,607
Other6726811,2831,6303296991,7922,794538531
Theft of vehicle1,9963,2286,59919,2154,5017,28441,28032,4992,4011,031
Theft from vehicle5,3677,99418,89639,2647,77214,22548,27043,2115,9152,081
Burglary in a dwelling2,9254,33313,11120,8064,1617,76244,96954,1124,0121,367
Burglary in another building4,3105,27410,76117,3155,6968,53641,61332,4744,2352,115
GwentNorth WalesSouth WalesEngland and Wales
Total33,34942,439152,5455,104,372
Violence against the person2,4532,4056,192208,716
Sexual offences28732758329,948
Robbery977846462,742
Burglary6,0199,86837,0231,235,912
Theft and handling stolen goods16,63819,76072,9842,470,893
Fraud and forgery1,0501,1533,438137,103
Criminal damage5,9108,23930,456909,807
Other8956091,40549,251
Theft of vehicle3,1802,25623,593498,845
Theft from vehicle4,6976,83724,782819,346
Burglary in a dwelling2,8093,08814,551654,163
Burglary in another building3,2106,78022,472581,749