Nature and circumstances of property crime incidents from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Includes when incidents happened, where they took place, offenders, victim perception of the incident, what items were stolen and victim demographic breakdowns for specific types of property crime. Mobile phone theft and offences of metal theft recorded by the police are also included.

Data

  • Nature of crime: robbery

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, information about offenders, the victim's perception of the incident, injuries sustained, the use of weapons and if the offender was under the influence of alcohol and drugs.

  • Nature of crime: other household theft

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, information about offenders, the victim's perception of the incident, and what items were stolen.

  • Nature of crime: children aged 10 to 15 years theft

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when and where incidents happened, information about offenders, the victim's perception of the incident, and who they reported the incident to.

  • Nature of crime: criminal damage

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, information about offenders, the victim's perception of the incident, and what items were damaged.

  • Nature of crime: bicycle theft

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, where it took place, the victim's perception of the incident, and the cost of items stolen.

  • Property crime tables

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW) and metal theft offences recorded by the police, including demographic and offence type breakdowns and time series data.

  • Nature of crime: burglary

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, information about offenders, the victim's perception of the incident, and what items were stolen.

  • Nature of crime: personal and other theft

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, where it took place, the victim's perception of the incident, and what items were stolen.

  • Nature of crime: vehicle-related theft

    Annual data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Data include when incidents happened, where it took place, the victim's perception of the incident, and what items were stolen or damaged.

The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.

Designation can be broadly interpreted to mean that the statistics:

  • meet identified user needs
  • are well explained and readily accessible
  • are produced according to sound methods
  • are managed impartially and objectively in the public interest

Once statistics have been designated as National Statistics it is a statutory requirement that the Code of Practice shall continue to be observed.