Table 5
Case processing times for closed cases in adult criminal court, by type of offence, Canada, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018


Table 5
Case processing times for closed cases in adult criminal court, by type of offence, Canada, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018
Table summary
This table displays the results of Case processing times for closed cases in adult criminal court. The information is grouped by Type of offence (appearing as row headers), 2008/2009, 2017/2018, Difference in median length of cases, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018 and median length of case (appearing as column headers).
Type of offenceTable 5 Note 1 2008/2009 2017/2018 Difference in median length of cases, 2008/2009 and 2017/2018
median length of caseTable 5 Note 2 median length of caseTable 5 Note 2
days
Crimes against the person 126 148 22
Homicide 207 286 79
Attempted murder 153 259 106
Robbery 129 181 52
Sexual assault 219 247 28
Other sexual offencesTable 5 Note 3 198 258 60
Major assaultTable 5 Note 4 141 157 16
Common assault 113 128 15
Uttering threats 112 125 13
Criminal harassment 116 147 31
Other crimes against persons 125 154 29
Crimes against property 78 99 21
TheftTable 5 Note 5 56 80 24
Break and enter 97 127 30
Fraud 113 133 20
Mischief 77 92 15
Possess stolen property 84 99 15
Other property offences 88 115 27
Administration of justice offencesTable 5 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 107 122 15
Weapons 129 133 4
ProstitutionTable 5 Note 7 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period Note ..: not available for a specific reference period
Disturbing the peace 57 63 6
Residual Criminal Code offences 92 99 7
Criminal Code (excluding traffic) 82 104 22
Criminal Code traffic offences 121 113 -8
Impaired driving 120 90 -30
Other Criminal Code traffic offences 128 157 29
Total Criminal Code offences 85 104 19
Other federal statute offences 101 125 24
Drug possession 79 100 21
Other drug offencesTable 5 Note 8 170 218 48
Youth Criminal Justice Act 60 81 21
Residual federal statute offencesTable 5 Note 9 58 1 -57
Total (excluding AOJO-only cases) 102 121 19
Total offences 87 106 19
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