Table 1
Persons accused of crime for selected offences, by age group of accused, Canada, 2014

Table 1
Persons accused of crime for selected offences, by age group of accused, Canada, 2014
Table summary
This table displays the results of Persons accused of crime for selected offences. The information is grouped by Type of offence (appearing as row headers), Youth aged 12 to 17, Young adults aged 18 to 24, Adults aged 25 to 29, Adults aged 30 to 34, Adults aged 35 and older, Total adults and Total accused, calculated using rate per 100,000 population units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of offence Youth aged 12 to 17 Young adults aged 18 to 24 Adults aged 25 to 29 Adults aged 30 to 34 Adults aged 35 and olderNote 1 Total adultsNote 1 Total accusedNote 2
rate per 100,000 population
Total accused of Criminal Code offences (excluding traffic) 4,322 5,428 4,712 4,022 1,480 2,452 2,259
Violent crime  
Homicide and attempted murderNote 3 3 9 7 4 2 3 3
Sexual assault - level 3 - aggravated 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 1 1 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded
Sexual assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 2 2 1 1 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 1 1
Sexual assault - level 1 73 55 46 39 23 30 29
Sexual violations against childrenNote 4Note 5 18 13 8 9 4 6 6
Assault - level 3 - aggravated 10 27 24 14 4 9 8
Assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 167 239 201 166 58 102 93
Assault - level 1 546 682 669 591 227 351 319
Other assaultsNote 6 39 86 64 46 15 30 27
Robbery 114 104 65 45 9 28 30
Criminal harassment 47 55 61 64 36 43 38
Uttering threats 219 187 175 176 83 112 105
Other violent Criminal Code violationsNote 7 42 64 68 66 26 38 33
Total 1,281 1,524 1,390 1,223 487 753 693
Property crime  
Breaking and entering 288 223 169 158 43 86 89
Theft of motor vehicle 108 95 75 54 13 32 33
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 7 12 12 11 5 7 6
Theft of $5,000 or under (non-motor vehicle) 960 727 597 557 230 349 345
MischiefNote 8 574 585 454 356 136 236 231
Fraud (including identity theft and fraud)Note 9 52 190 195 175 54 93 78
Other property crimesNote 10 137 126 108 85 24 49 48
Total 2,124 1,959 1,611 1,397 504 851 829
Other Criminal Code offences  
Disturbing the peace 156 399 343 280 143 203 173
Administration of justice violationsNote 11 565 1,286 1,155 962 290 542 470
Other Criminal Code offencesNote 12 196 261 213 161 56 103 96
Total 918 1,945 1,710 1,403 489 848 738
Criminal Code traffic violations  
Impaired driving 21 383 419 335 155 220 177
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 32 123 123 103 39 62 52
Total 53 506 541 438 194 282 229
Drug offences  
Possession - cannabis 531 747 355 215 53 176 175
Trafficking, production or distribution - cannabis 51 86 53 38 14 28 26
Possession, trafficking, production or distribution - other drugs 75 276 276 231 58 118 99
Total 657 1,108 684 484 125 322 301
Other federal statute violations  
Youth Criminal Justice Act 207 33 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 0sNote: value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded 4 17
Other federal statutes 14 38 44 38 21 27 22
Total 221 71 45 38 21 31 39
Total - all violations 5,253 7,113 5,982 4,982 1,821 3,087 2,828
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