Crime statistics in Canada, 2002 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 85-002-X20030058419


This report is an examination of 2002 police-reported crime in Canada. Data are presented within the context of both short and long-term trends. The analysis focuses on trends in violent crime, property crime, impaired driving offences, drug offences and youth crime. Crime rates are examined at the national, provincial/territorial and census metropolitan area levels. The trend in Canada’s crime rate is put into perspective by comparing it with the United States and England and Wales. Detailed information on incidents and accused persons is also presented where appropriate.

Issue Number: 2003005
Author(s): Wallace, Marnie

Main Product: Juristat

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PDFJuly 24, 2003