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Follow the Crime Numbers ...

For official information on "reported crime" statistics, the following is sourced from the Police as at 30 June 2005. It is available online at the official Police website from where all the following has been sourced.

http://www.police.govt.nz/service/statistics/2005/fiscal/stats-national-20050630.pdf

The category only covers the incidence of crime reported to the Police.

2000
2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
Violence
Homicide
104
97
112
108
100
80
Robbery
1,664
1,657
1,787
1,842
1,835
2,170
Grevious Assaults
2,641
2,897
2,969
3,220
3,351
3,418
Serious Assaults
13,668
14,566
14,560
14,835
15,620
15,685
Minor Assaults
13,089
13,809
14,092
13,996
13,045
12,931
Intimidation/Threats
8,462
9,952
10,290
11,229
10,901
10,994
Group Assemblies
318
394
389
527
446
479
Kidnap & Abduction
144
162
185
223
214
184
Total Violent Crime
40,090
43,534
44,384
45,980
45,512
45,941
Sex Offences
Sexual Affronts
691
665
687
643
604
614
Sexual Attacks
2,047
2,065
2,487
2,285
2,148
2,189
Abnormal Sex
12
20
17
16
13
12
Immoral Behaviour
380
369
353
368
384
372
Total Sex Offences
3,130
3,119
3,544
3,312
3,179
3,187
Drugs and AntiSocial Behaviour
Drug offenses (not cannabis)
1,898
2,024
2,708
3,088
3,978
3,626
Cannabis offenses
23,205
22,395
21,131
20,626
18,271
14,654
Liquor offences
2,778
1,460
1,263
2,249
6,488
5,984
Disorder
20,849
22,990
23,796
25,584
24,491
22,007
Family Offenses
4,773
5,056
5,024
5,028
5,067
4,810
Gaming
35
44
92
133
82
23
Vagrancy
152
189
178
158
119
126
Total Drugs & AntiSocial
53,690
54,158
54,192
56,866
58,496
51,230
Dishonesty
Burglary
71,842
61,347
60,676
60,816
60,630
56,513
Car Conversion
40,560
35,676
37,819
39,305
36,064
33,012
Theft
126,477
128,082
135,694
136,231
126,475
118,902
Receiving
2,715
2,634
2,485
2,500
2,582
2,271
Fraud
21,210
21,557
20,301
21,904
17,568
13,015
Total Dishonesty
262,894
249,296
256,975
260,756
243,289
223,713
Property Offenses
Destruction
40,377
40,257
40,892
41,762
42,605
40,771
Endangering
224
198
265
295
267
181
Trespass
12,024
12,924
13,710
13,955
12,625
11,884
Postal/Rail/Fire Service
4,936
4,518
5,254
4,310
4,393
3,871
Firearms
2,596
2,397
2,402
2,643
2,625
2,677
Animals
475
417
484
413
369
316
Littering
509
519
453
385
386
265
Total Property Offenses
61,141
61,230
63,460
63,763
63,270
59,965
Administrative Crime
Against Justice (incl Parole)
8,976
10,816
11,488
12,249
10,250
9,565
Immigration
1,444
1,217
838
989
1,056
1,260
Births, Deaths, Marriages
16
3
26
8
5
9
Racial
4
2
1
4
2
6
Against National Interest
62
6
35
14
5
9
By law breaches
907
905
1,372
3,205
1,085
1,133
Total Administrative Crime
11,409
12,949
13,760
16,469
12,403
11,982
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Total Crime Recorded
432,354
424,286
436,315
447,146
426,149
396,018

Source: http://www.police.govt.nz/service/statistics/2005/fiscal/stats-national-20050630.pdf
More detail on these raw statistics are available at this source.

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