Bus crime in Sutton

Meeting: 
MQT on 2019-06-20
Session date: 
June 20, 2019
Reference: 
2019/12339
Question By: 
Steve O'Connell
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

For each of the years 2016/17, 2017/18 and 2018/19, how many crimes have been committed on buses in Sutton by crime type?

Answers

Bus crime in Sutton

Bus crime in Sutton

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The below table indicates the number of crimes on trams in the London Borough of Sutton, broken down by year and crime type.  

Sutton

Crime Type

2016/17

2017/18

2018/19

Burglary

0

1

1

Criminal Damage

18

6

11

Drugs

4

1

0

Fraud or Forgery

0

0

0

Other Notifiable Offences

6

0

2

Robbery

9

12

16

Sexual Offences

11

7

4

Theft and Handling

47

31

42

Violence Against the Person

79

74

78

Total

174

132

154

*’Violence Against the Person’ is a grouping of a number of offences which include: Serious Wounding, Assault with Injury, Common Assault such as pushing and shoving; harassment and Other Violence. The majority of offences in this category are made up of the last three offences.  

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