Key resources include:
- HomeOffice statistics - includes crime/policing and more
- Crime Survey for England and Wales - published by the Office for National Statistics.
(previously known as the British Crime Survey - now archived)
- Ministry of Justice Statistics - publications on criminal justice, prison/probation, youth justice and more
Resources from some of these websites can be found in our Statista database where you can download graphs for use in your assignments.
Are Crime Statistics Reliable?
- UK Statistics Authority's report on the reliability of crime statistics
- Parliamentary inquiry and report: Caught red-handed: Why we can’t count on Police Recorded Crime Statistics
- Why you can’t believe crime statistics from Civitas