Police in England and Wales recorded more than 1m offences of violence against the person in the year ending September 2016
Selected recorded crimes
Year ending Sep 2015
Year ending Sep 2016
Violence against the person +22%
Fraud offences +3%
Criminal damage and arson +5%
Vehicle offences +6%
Shoplifting +5%
Sexual offences +12%
Theft from the person +6%
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