Table 1
Police-reported crime for selected offences, Canada, 2017

Table 1
Police-reported crime for selected offences, Canada, 2017
Table summary
This table displays the results of Police-reported crime for selected offences. The information is grouped by Type of offence (appearing as row headers), Reported, Unfounded, Founded and Cleared, calculated using number, percent and rate units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of offence Reported Unfounded Founded ClearedTable 1 Note 1
number number percent number rate number percent
Total Criminal Code (excluding traffic) – "Crime rate" 2,110,658 152,635 7.2 1,958,023 5,334.0 811,498 41.4
Total violent crime 459,223 56,022 12.2 403,201 1,098.4 281,989 69.9
Homicide 660 0 0.0 660 1.8 443 67.1
Other violations causing deathTable 1 Note 2 96 18 18.8 78 0.2 79 101.3
Attempted murder 836 9 1.1 827 2.3 631 76.3
Sexual assault - level 3 - aggravated 176 15 8.5 161 0.4 118 73.3
Sexual assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 446 29 6.5 417 1.1 267 64.0
Sexual assault - level 1 27,929 3,835 13.7 24,094 65.6 12,740 52.9
Sexual violations against childrenTable 1 Note 3Table 1 Note 4 9,302 1,256 13.5 8,046 21.9 5,919 73.6
Assault - level 3 - aggravated 3,585 44 1.2 3,541 9.6 2,937 82.9
Assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 53,498 1,645 3.1 51,853 141.3 39,092 75.4
Assault - level 1 183,864 20,830 11.3 163,034 444.1 123,859 76.0
Assault of police officer 10,903 56 0.5 10,847 29.5 10,473 96.6
Other assaults 2,164 212 9.8 1,952 5.3 1,538 78.8
Firearms - use of, discharge, pointing 3,015 281 9.3 2,734 7.4 1,417 51.8
Robbery 23,918 1,179 4.9 22,739 61.9 10,406 45.8
Forcible confinement or kidnapping 4,280 502 11.7 3,778 10.3 3,391 89.8
Trafficking in persons 317 46 14.5 271 0.7 181 66.8
Extortion 3,287 154 4.7 3,133 8.5 1,136 36.3
Criminal harassment 26,502 7,064 26.7 19,438 53.0 14,137 72.7
Uttering threats 74,992 12,918 17.2 62,074 169.1 43,040 69.3
Indecent or harassing communicationsTable 1 Note 5 21,073 4,874 23.1 16,199 44.1 5,186 32.0
Non-consensual distribution of intimate images 1,664 195 11.7 1,469 4.0 872 59.4
Commodification of sexual activityTable 1 Note 6 1,168 62 5.3 1,106 3.0 824 74.5
Other violent Criminal Code violations 5,548 798 14.4 4,750 12.9 3,303 69.5
Total property crime 1,261,594 70,505 5.6 1,191,089 3,244.8 249,402 20.9
Breaking and entering 170,727 11,391 6.7 159,336 434.1 25,415 16.0
Possess stolen propertyTable 1 Note 7 25,305 1,436 5.7 23,869 65.0 14,973 62.7
Theft of motor vehicle 94,317 9,297 9.9 85,020 231.6 10,881 12.8
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 18,682 1,427 7.6 17,255 47.0 1,948 11.3
Theft under $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 527,895 23,338 4.4 504,557 1,374.5 95,487 18.9
Fraud (excluding identity theft and fraud) 119,739 6,876 5.7 112,863 307.5 26,588 23.6
Identity theft 3,411 144 4.2 3,267 8.9 762 23.3
Identity fraud 14,740 465 3.2 14,275 38.9 2,788 19.5
MischiefTable 1 Note 8 276,895 14,779 5.3 262,116 714.1 69,238 26.4
Arson 9,883 1,352 13.7 8,531 23.2 1,322 15.5
Total other Criminal Code offences 389,841 26,108 6.7 363,733 990.9 280,107 77.0
Weapons violations 18,137 2,352 13.0 15,785 43.0 12,326 78.1
Child pornographyTable 1 Note 9Table 1 Note 10 7,629 1,108 14.5 6,521 17.8 1,542 23.6
ProstitutionTable 1 Note 6 151 17 11.3 134 0.4 61 45.5
Disturb the peace 103,006 6,625 6.4 96,381 262.6 43,731 45.4
Administration of justice violations 228,755 11,919 5.2 216,836 590.7 205,905 95.0
Other violations 32,163 4,087 12.7 28,076 76.5 16,542 58.9
Total Criminal Code traffic violations 129,285 3,907 3.0 125,378 341.6 74,372 59.3
Alcohol impaired drivingTable 1 Note 11 68,910 3,352 4.9 65,558 178.6 53,122 81.0
Drug impaired drivingTable 1 Note 12 3,828 339 8.9 3,489 9.5 2,463 70.6
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 56,547 216 0.4 56,331 153.5 18,787 33.4
Total drug offences 94,077 3,452 3.7 90,625 246.9 68,606 75.7
Possession - cannabis 39,848 1,350 3.4 38,498 104.9 32,464 84.3
Possession - cocaine 7,387 279 3.8 7,108 19.4 5,722 80.5
Possession - methamphetamines and ecstasy (MDA)Table 1 Note 13 9,382 113 1.2 9,269 25.3 7,966 85.9
Possession - heroin 2,279 60 2.6 2,219 6.0 1,794 80.8
Possession - other drugsTable 1 Note 13Table 1 Note 14 8,434 444 5.3 7,990 21.8 6,161 77.1
Trafficking, production or distribution - cannabis 10,172 678 6.7 9,494 25.9 4,581 48.3
Trafficking, production or distribution - cocaine 6,972 169 2.4 6,803 18.5 4,551 66.9
Trafficking, production or distribution - methamphetamines and ecstasy (MDA)Table 1 Note 13 2,749 83 3.0 2,666 7.3 1,810 67.9
Trafficking, production or distribution - heroin 1,024 9 0.9 1,015 2.8 857 84.4
Trafficking, production or distribution - other drugsTable 1 Note 13Table 1 Note 14 5,830 267 4.6 5,563 15.2 2,700 48.5
Total other federal statute violations 32,333 1,547 4.8 30,786 83.9 22,598 73.4
Human trafficking under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act 124 20 16.1 104 0.3 17 16.3
Youth Criminal Justice Act 5,522 70 1.3 5,452 14.9 4,741 87.0
Other federal statutes 26,687 1,457 5.5 25,230 68.7 17,840 70.7
Total - all violations 2,366,353 161,541 6.8 2,204,812 6,006.3 977,074 44.3
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