08 March 2022

An error was identified in one of the column headings in Table 21. Column K was labelled Apr 2019 to Mar 2021, when it should have been labelled Apr 2020 to Mar 2021. No changes have been made to the data.

We have corrected this error. You can see all previous versions of this dataset on the previous versions page.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

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  • Release date:
    10 February 2022
  • Next release:
    To be announced

About this Dataset

Findings from the analyses based on the Homicide Index recorded by the Home Office, including long-term trends, sex of the victim, apparent method of killing and relationship to victim.

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Current edition of this dataset

Previous versions of this data are available.

Contact details for this dataset

Nick Stripe
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