Crime Statistics

2019 Disclosures

How many incidents of "upskirting" have been alleged between January 1 2018 and December 31 2018?;

 

“Upskirting” is the term for when people put cameras under unsuspecting women's skirts (or men’s kilts) and take a picture of their crotch, usually just before the victim has noticed what has happened.

 

A further example can be found in this case study here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-40861875

 

As “upskirting” is not currently a criminal offence, it may be necessary to conduct a keyword or free text search, using the terms “upskirt” and “upskirting”.

 

Where possible, please break down the date of when the incident was alleged (the month is fine);

 

Where possible, please state the details of the allegation (Basic details such as what is alleged to have happened, the age and sex of the alleged victim, where known);

 

Whether the allegation ever formed some part of a criminal charge (and, where possible, details of any prosecution).

 

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In the last five calendar years, how many homicides have been recorded by your force?

 

Can the figure be broken down by each calendar year, the area where the homicide was recorded (town/city) and the type of homicide (stabbing, shooting, assault, arson etc).

 

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The address, crime date, offence type, crime reference number and theft value (if logged/applicable) of each crime reported between December 1 2016 and December 1 2018 that include any of the search terms listed below and any of the criminal offence types listed below.

Search terms:

  • Cash and carry
  • Cash & carry
  • Depot
  • Wholesale
  • Booker
  • Bestway
  • Parfetts
  • Dhamecha
  • Blakemore
  • Filshill

 

*Criminal offence types requested:

  • Burglary
  • Theft (including from a vehicle)
  • Robbery (including armed)
  • Violence against the person

 

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i. What were the total number of dog theft crimes in 2018?

ii. What was the outcome (charge/summons, community resolution, active investigation, evidential difficulties, no suspect identified) for each dog theft crime in 2018?

 

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From 3 April 2016 – 2 April 2017 please provide force details of:
- The total number of arrests made;
- A breakdown by offence category of the number of arrests;
- The total number of individuals bailed;
- A breakdown by offence category of those bailed;
- The total number of individuals charged;
- A breakdown by offence category of those charged.

From 3 April 2017 – 2 April 2018
- The total number of arrests made;
- A breakdown by offence category of the number of arrests;
- The total number of individuals bailed;
- A breakdown by offence category of those bailed;
- The total number of individuals “Released Under Investigation”;
- A breakdown by offence category of those “Released Under Investigation”;
- The total number of individuals charged;
- A breakdown by offence category of those charged.

From 3 April 2018 – 31 December 2018
- The total number of arrests made;
- A breakdown by offence category of the number of arrests;
- The total number of individuals bailed;
- A breakdown by offence category of those bailed;
- The total number of individuals “Released Under Investigation”;
- A breakdown by offence category of those “Released Under Investigation”;

- The total number of individuals charged;
- A breakdown by offence category of those charged.

 

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I am writing to request information on the number of homicides committed in the past three years to date and the classification of these murders. I am seeking this information to understand what proportion of homicides involve knife crimes/stabbings, whether these are gang-related, and how many of this murders are a culmination of domestic abuse. 

 

To this end, I would be grateful if you would provide me with the following information:

 

-          The number of homicides committed within the jurisdiction of your force/constabulary in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Please provide the information for 2016 and 2017 running from January to December, and for 2018 January to Present or the most recent date you can provide;

-          The number of homicides committed within the jurisdiction of your force/constabulary during these three years in which the murder weapon (s) included a sharp object (essentially murder involving a knife and/or stabbing);

-          The number of homicides committed within the jurisdiction of your force/constabulary during these three years in which the murder weapon (s) included a sharp object in which the victim was a) female, b) male and c) not recorded/other;

-          The number of homicides committed during these three years in which the murder weapon (s) included a sharp object and were assessed to be gang-motivated;

-          The number of homicides committed within the jurisdiction of your force/constabulary during these three years in which the murder weapon (s) included a sharp object and were classified as domestic abuse.

 

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Please can you provide figures for homicides which your authority has been responsible for investigating for the period of 1st Jan 2016 - 31st Dec 2017 split by calendar year for:

  1. Number of men killed – by men and by women
  2. Number of women killed – by men and by women
  3. Number of women killed by former or current male intimate partner
  4. Number of women killed by former or current female intimate partner
  5. Number of men killed by a former or current male intimate partner
  6. Number of men killed by a former or current female intimate partner
  7. Number of women killed by a male family member
  8. Number of men killed by a female family member
  9. Number of women killed by a man they knew but who was of no intimate relationship
  10. Number of men killed by a female they knew - but who was of no intimate relationship
  11. Number of women killed by a stranger
  12. Number of men killed by a stranger

 

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I would like to know how many reports of:

 

  1. Sexual harassment
  2. Sexual assault
  3. Rape
  4. Domestic abuse/violence
  5. how many requests for restraining orders

Of/from women aged 60 and over there have been in your force area - I AM SPECIFICALLY KEEN TO KNOW THESE STATISTICS IN RELATION TO THESE WOMEN’S PARTNERS.

 

I would like this information broken down by annual year for every year from 2013 to 2018. If it is possible, I would also like the ages of the women. If you are unable to provide this specific element of information regarding age, please answer the question as fully as you can.

 

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I’d like to have the following data for 2013/14 and 2017/2018 (financial year):                                                         

How many children were abducted by a parent? (Home Office 13/1 Abduction of a child by parent) Please provide this data broken down by:

  • - Gender of offender.
  • - Nationality of offender.
  • - Name of the country each child has been taken to. If you can not provide this information by each case, please provide just a full list of the countries' names.

 

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Please could you provide me with the number of:

  • allegations/police pursuing offences
  • charges

Of upskirting in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 respectively.

 

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* Please disclose the number of crimes reported at "nurseries", "nursery schools" and "pre-schools" in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 (calendar years);

* Please provide a breakdown showing the type of crime reported;

* Please also disclose, where known and if within the cost limit, the outcome of the report - for example individual charged with XX. If an individual was charged please disclose whether they were an "employee" or "other".

 

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- How many arrests have there been in your jurisdiction for offences related to the production of cannabis in each of the last ten years

- How many of these files have been passed to the Crown Prosecution Service each year

- How much money has been spent on enforcing cannabis prohibition laws overall by your force each year

 

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Could you please provide me with the following information?

  • How many dogs did your Police force receive reports for as stolen in 2018?  
  • For those dogs reported as stolen in 2018, what breeds were they in each case?
  • For those dogs reported as stolen in 2018, where were the dogs when they were taken? E.g. from the home, garden etc.
  • For those dogs reported as stolen in 2018, how many dogs were later recovered and returned to owner?

 

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  1. Please could you provide details of the number of arrests related to the taking, making or distribution of an indecent (or pseudo sexual) image of a child (home office code 86/2) where suspect was under the age of 18 since December 2016.
  2. If you hold the information, please could you also provide details of the number of arrests related to the taking, making or distribution of an indecent (or pseudo sexual) image of a child (home office code 86/2) where suspect was under the age of 14 since December 2016.
  3. Please could you provide the total number of crimes related to the taking, making or distribution of an indecent (or pseudo sexual) image of a child (home office code 86/2) where suspect was under 18 that have been recorded as Outcome 21, since December 2016.
  4. If you hold the information, please could you also provide the total number of crimes related to the taking, making or distribution of an indecent (or pseudo sexual) image of a child (home office code 86/2) where suspect was under the age of 14 since December 2016.

 

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Please tell me for each of the following CALENDAR years a) 2014 b) 2015 c) 2016 d) 2017 d) 2018 how many firearms offences committed by suspects under the age of 10 have been recorded by police.

For each case, please tell me

  1. a) the sex of the child
  2. b) the age of the child
  3. c) the offence committed, e.g. robbery, possession of a firearm etc
  4. d) a summary of the incident.

 

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Would it please be possible to have the figures added for November and December 2018 to response part 1b and in turn complete the annual totals for 1a, 1c, 2a and 2b?

**Previous Request Wording Used – 2018-1150**

1.The total number of recorded crimes involving knives in Dorset (including offences related to the possession of blades):

  • Annually, from 2011-present (or as close to now as possible)
  • Month on month, from October 2016-December 2018
  • Where possible, broken down, city-by-city within Dorset

2. The number of people arrested for crimes involving knives in Dorset:

  • Annually, from 2011-present
  • Broken down, city-by-city within Dorset

3. Amount of money spent by Dorset police investigating crimes involving knives:

  1. Annually, from 2011-present
  2. Broken down, city-by-city within Dorset

 

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We are in the scoping and development phase of a three-year project designed to prevent young people getting into trouble online, in the first place or ever again. We are in need of data to help us understand what happens to young people after being reported to the police for the following online harmful sexual behaviour offences:

86/2 Take/make/distribute indecent photographs or (S) pseudo-photographs, of children

86/10 Possession of an indecent or pseudo-photograph (S) of a child

86/11 Possession of extreme pornographic images- (S) an act which threatens a person's life

86/12 Possession of extreme pornographic images - an {S) act which results, or is likely to result, in serious Injury to a person's anus, breasts or genitals

86/13 Possession of extreme pornographic images - an (S) act which involves sexual interference with a human corpse (necrophilia).

86/14 Possession of extreme pornographic images - (S) person performing an act of

intercourse or oral sex with an animal (dead or alive)

86/15 Possessing prohibited images of children.

86/16 Possess an extreme pornographic image portraying {S) rape 

86/17 Possess an extreme pornographic image (S) portraying assault by penetration.

 

Please provide the following information in relation to young people (aged 17 and under) who have been reported for each of the above crimes between l51 July 2016 and 30th June 2018:

  1. How many young people were arrested for the crimes listed above?
  2. How many resulted in no further action?
  3. How many were resolved using outcome 21?
  4. How many resulted in an Informal Out of Court disposal i.e. Youth Restorative Intervention
  5. How many resulted in a Youth Caution or Youth Conditional Caution?
  6. How many proceeded to Court?
  7. How many investigations are ongoing?
  8. What is the average length of investigation?

 

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Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many criminal offences were recorded in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many arrests were made in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - of the criminal offences recorded in betting shops in your region, how many of these resulted in a conviction or successful prosecution?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many recorded criminal offences involved criminal damage in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many recorded criminal offences involved violence in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many recorded criminal offences involved violence against staff in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many times were the police called to deal with incidents in betting shops in your region?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - how many times did the police recommend to local authorities revoking licenses from betting shops owing to criminal activity?

Between 1st Jan 2017 and 31st December 2018 (or the nearest available period) - does the police force have estimates on the number of offences which went unreported in betting shops in your region?

 

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Please could you tell me which Opening and Closing Codes you generally use for the following and if possible back it up with records of data from 2017 and / or 2018. I realise closing codes might vary but assume opening codes would be fairly standard.

Reports of Hare Coursing as it is happening

Reports of Illegal Hunting as it is happening

Calls reporting presence of hunt monitors / saboteurs at a hunt

Calls from hunt monitors reporting
- blocked roads
- threats of abuse / violence
- abuse or violence in progress

 

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I am sending this message to request data on hate crime recorded by your police force. I’m requesting a list containing recorded hate crimes from 2013 to 2018 or if not available for all the whole period, as far back as records are available, containing the following data:

1) Recorded date (or month if exact date is not available)
2) Location or district
3) Type of hate crime
Based on a previous successful request to Greater Manchester Police, these should be Race, Religion, Sexuality, Transgender, Disability or Subculture. One crime can often be recorded in more than one category.

 

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  • Hate crimes and incidents against transgender identity recorded. The total number and by offence type (violence against the person, sexual offences, robbery, arson, public order offences…or other classification available) per year, between January 2010 and December 2017. Please provide this using a yearly breakdown (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017)
  • Hate crimes against transgender identity recorded as having taken place online (cybercrime). For each, the total number and by offence type (violence against the person, sexual offences, robbery, arson, public order offences…or other classification available) per year, between January 2010 and December 2017. Please provide this using a yearly breakdown (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017). I acknowledge that recording crimes with an online flag is a recent recording mechanism. Given the likelihood of such a small number of crimes being recorded, please can you search your crime records for any hate crimes against transgender identity that has an online element? (We can only supply crimes relating to cyber crime)
  • The date since when the online crime flag is being used by this police force
  • Please provide a breakdown of the hate crimes towards transgender identity, which occurred online between January 2010 and December 2017, on a case-by-case basis including:

    Victim's Age

    Victim's self-defined gender Identity

    Victim's self-defined ethnicity

    Offence Type

    Platforms Used:

    Social media

    Online Forums

    Comments sections of media articles

    Text messages

    Emails

    Others

     

 

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I hereby request the following information relating to e-scooters (also known as escooters and electric scooters):

:: The number of incidents involving the use of e-scooters reported to your force in 2017 and 2018. Please give figures for each of the two years separately.

:: For each incident please provide a summary of the incident and the outcome of any investigation - i.e. No suspect(s) identified; if suspect(s) arrested whether they were charged; cautioned; or no further action was taken.

 

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I would like to know how many weapons have been seized from schools in

your area in the last five years (2018,2017,2016,2015,2014)? Please,

break this down by the weapon seized and the year in which it was

seized.

  • Any additional information such as the school in which it was found

would be useful, as well as any information about the nature of its

use.

 

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For the calendar years of 2017 and 2018, please provide yearly totals of:
1. The number of car thefts that were reported to your constabulary.

2. The number of vehicles that were caught running a red light in your constabulary.

For the calendar years of 2017 and 2018, please provide yearly totals that specify how many reported car thefts in your constabulary were categorised as ‘keyless theft’ (otherwise known as ‘relay theft’).

For the calendar year of 2018, please tell me the five street names in your constabulary where the highest number of car thefts were reported, detailing:
- The name of the street.

- The actual number of car thefts that were reported on each of the five streets during this time period.

For the calendar year of 2018, please tell me the five camera locations in your constabulary where the highest number of vehicles were caught running a red light, detailing:
- The camera location.
- The actual number of times that each of the five cameras caught vehicles running a red light during this time period.

For the calendar year of 2018, please tell me the five car models that were reported stolen the most times in your constabulary, detailing:
- the make and model of the cars. .
- how many thefts were reported for each car model.

For the calendar year of 2018, please tell me the five car models that were caught running a red light the most in your constabulary, detailing:
- The make and model of the cars.

- How many thefts were reported for each of the five models during this time period.

 

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  1. How many people were arrested under Section 76 of the Serious Crime Act 2015 for 'Controlling or Coercive Behaviour in an Intimate or Family Relationship' in (please provide data for each full year respectively):

2015

2016

2017

2018

  1. Also, can you provide a breakdown of the official recorded crime outcomes of the arrests set out above in Q1 (charged, cautioned, no further action etc.), for each of the 4 years respectively: 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

 

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Could you please provide a response to each question for the years (inclusive January December) 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

1) How many incidents of Adolescent to Parent Violence and/or Abuse (APVA) were recorded by your police force?

2) How many of these incidents led to a formal caution of the adolescent?

3) How many of these incidents led to a criminal prosecution of the adolescent?

4) What was the age of the youngest offender involved in an incident of Adolescent to Parent Violence and/or Abuse (APVA)?

 

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Could you please provide a response to each question for the years (inclusive January – December) 2017 and 2018.

  • How many incidents of ‘Sex for Rent’ arrangements as defined in the Crown Prosecution Service guidance https://www.cps.gov.uk/legal-guidance/prostitution-and-exploitation-prostitution within Section 51A, 52 and 53A of the Sexual Offences Act 2003 were recorded by your police force?
  • How many of these incidents led to an individual being issued with a formal caution?
  • How many of these incidents led to an individual being charged?

 

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Any and all drug trafficking offences (*92A) by persons under the age of 18 recorded by Dorset Police in the years 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Any and all violent deaths of persons under the age of 18 in relation to drug crime recorded by Dorset Police in the years 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018. For clarity, this excludes those who have died due to drug overdoses or traffic accidents caused by drivers under the influence of drugs.

 

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In relation to the years, 2016, 2017, and 2018 I require the following information.

How many arrests under Section 76 of the Serious Crimes Act 2015 (Coercive or controlling behaviour in an intimate or family behaviour) were made by officers from Dorset Police?

The outcomes (charged, released etc) to all the arrests identified above.

A breakdown of the ages and genders of all arrested persons identified above

The number of referrals to the CPS by Dorset Police for a prosecution under section 76 of the Serious Crime Act 2015 that were rejected or not taken forward by the CPS.

 

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How many acid attacks were there in 2018?

Please could I get the figures for 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 separately?

In each case, are you please able to provide me with details of whether the attacker was caught, or not?

 

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For the calendar years 2017 and 2018, please provide:

1. The date of each crime involving a drone
2. The category of the related crime
3. As much detail about what the crime, including logs, if held
4. The outcome of the crime

 

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From January 1 2018 to December 31 2018, how many incidents were reported and/or numbers of sheep were involved in the following:

Dogs chasing/worrying sheep

Dogs attacking/injuring sheep

Dogs killing sheep

 

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Between 1st Jan 2018 and 31st December 2018

How many people were arrested for the offence of begging in your force area

Of

The total number of people arrested how many where charged with the offence of begging

From the total number charged how many of that number had residential address at the point of charge.

 

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How many crimes have been committed in the last five years where the suspect’s job title was listed as either ‘door staff’ or ‘security guard’? Please break this down by calendar year (2014,2015,2016,2017,2018) and give a description of the type of incident and location (eg club/ bar/ supermarket).

 

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In the year's 2016,2017, 2018 ( Calender years)

How many recorded incidents, were sequentially

recorded as the crime of rape and/or attempted

rape, or any other sexual assault where the victim

was an adult male in a same sex relationship

 

Please break down by type of offence eg 1 x rape 2 x sexual assault etc

Adult male is taken to mean a man over the age of 18 AT the time of the offence,

 

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