Reporting Crime

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-09-17
Session date: 
September 17, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3365
Question By: 
Joanne McCartney
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Please provide a breakdown of the number and percentage of crimes that were reported to the MPS between Jul 2012-Jun 2013 compared to Jul 2013-Jun 2014, through

       999 number

       101 number

       MPS Online Crime Reporting website

       Crimestoppers

       At Front Counters

       At Contact Points

       Any other method

Answer

Answer for Reporting Crime

Answer for Reporting Crime

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The MPS systems show that the following Total Notifiable Offences were recorded by the MPS between Jul 12 - Jun 13 and Jul 13 - Jun 14, and are displayed by Method of Reporting. 

N.B. MPS systems do not permit retrieval of the data in the categories given in the question.  The means of notification listed below is the list of data captured in the crime recording system.

Jul12-Jun13

Jul13-Jun14

Calls notified to MPS

Volume

%

Volume

%

Automated alarm

632

0.1%

475

0.1%

Officer/PCSO- street

19331

2.6%

19000

2.7%

Caller at station

83445

11.2%

63431

9.1%

Found by police

70512

9.4%

66970

9.6%

Internet reporting

21450

2.9%

16442

2.4%

Social Services

3901

0.5%

4506

0.6%

Education Authority

350

0.0%

325

0.0%

Doctor/Hospital

240

0.0%

270

0.0%

Haven

79

0.0%

99

0.0%

Other notification

10252

1.4%

8158

1.2%

Phone call to police

522933

69.9%

507260

72.7%

By email

8976

1.2%

6185

0.9%

Transferred crime

4994

0.7%

3492

0.5%

3rd Party (formal) report

680

0.1%

884

0.1%

Fire Brigade

319

0.0%

308

0.0%

748094

697805