Recorded Crime (Annual)

Department/Agency

Central Statistics Office (CSO)

Key information

The number of crime incidents recorded, incidents detected, proceedings and outcomes; persons convicted of recorded offences by sex and age; the number and rate per 100,000 of selected incident types, detection and proceedings by Garda region and division.


A Methods and Quality Report is available for this statistic.

Source

The Garda PULSE (Police Using Leading Systems Effectively) and the FCPS (Fixed Charge Penalty System) systems.

Scope

Selected crimes recorded by An Garda Síochána.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Calendar year, based on data as revised by the following October

Start date

2003

Timeliness

14 months after the end of the reference period

Classifications

  • Crimes
    Classified using the Irish Crime Classification System (ICCS).
  • Garda region
    Northern Region; Western Region; Southern Region; Eastern Region; South Eastern Region; Dublin Metropolitan Region.
  • Garda division
    Cavan/Monaghan; Donegal; Louth; Sligo/Leitrim; Clare; Galway; Mayo; Roscommon/Longford; Cork City; Cork North; Cork West; Kerry; Limerick; Kildare; Laois/Offaly; Meath; Westmeath; Wicklow; Kilkenny/Carlow; Tipperary; Waterford; Wexford; Dublin South Central; Dublin North Central; Dublin Northern; Dublin Southern; Dublin Eastern; Dublin Western.
  • Age (persons convicted)
    18; 18-24; 25-44; 45+; Unavailable.
  • Case outcomes
    Recorded; Detected; With relevant proceedings; Conviction; Pending (incl appeals allowed); Non-conviction.

Theme

People and Society - Crime and Justice

Page Created

2008-12-02

Page Modified

2017-05-02

Keywords

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