Table 3
Cases at risk of exceeding the presumptive ceiling in adult criminal court, by type of offence, Canada, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018


Table 3
Cases at risk of exceeding the presumptive ceiling in adult criminal court, by type of offence, Canada, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018
Table summary
This table displays the results of Cases at risk of exceeding the presumptive ceiling in adult criminal court. The information is grouped by Type of offence (appearing as row headers), 2008/2009, 2017/2018, Difference in percentage points, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018 and Cases at-risk (appearing as column headers).
Type of offenceTable 3 Note 1 2008/2009 2017/2018 Difference in percentage points, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018
Cases at-riskTable 3 Note 2
percentage
Crimes against the person 4.3 5.0 0.7
Homicide 4.9 4.8 -0.1
Attempted murder 5.7 4.1 -1.6
Robbery 4.5 4.8 0.3
Sexual assault 5.7 6.0 0.3
Other sexual offencesTable 3 Note 3 6.5 8.1 1.6
Major assaultTable 3 Note 4 5.3 5.3 0.1
Common assault 3.4 4.2 0.8
Uttering threats 3.7 4.0 0.3
Criminal harassment 4.5 5.2 0.7
Other crimes against persons 3.8 4.7 0.9
Crimes against property 6.9 6.7 -0.2
TheftTable 3 Note 5 7.0 7.2 0.2
Break and enter 5.0 5.5 0.6
Fraud 9.5 9.1 -0.4
Mischief 5.2 5.3 0.1
Possess stolen property 6.1 5.4 -0.7
Other property offences 5.4 5.4 0.1
Administration of justice offencesTable 3 Note 6 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Fail to appear Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Breach of probation Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Unlawfully at large Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Fail to comply with order Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Other administration of justice offences Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Other Criminal Code offences 5.2 4.8 -0.4
Weapons 4.7 4.4 -0.3
ProstitutionTable 3 Note 7 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ...: not applicable
Disturbing the peace 6.1 4.8 -1.3
Residual Criminal Code offences 6.2 6.3 0.2
Criminal Code (excluding traffic) 5.9 6.3 0.4
Criminal Code traffic offences 8.2 9.0 0.8
Impaired driving 8.7 9.1 0.5
Other Criminal Code traffic offences 6.6 8.8 2.2
Total Criminal Code offences 6.3 6.6 0.3
Other federal statute offences 6.9 8.1 1.3
Drug possession 4.0 6.2 2.2
Other drug offencesTable 3 Note 8 6.2 8.7 2.6
Youth Criminal Justice Act 8.2 8.1 -0.1
Residual federal statute offences 17.5 12.8 -4.7
Total (excluding AOJO-only cases) 6.2 6.4 0.3
Total offences 6.4 6.7 0.3
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